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Aug
01
Anatomy of a How-To Article

Anatomy of a How-To Article

The richness of the context drives the richness of your understanding.
4 min read
Jul
01
Batching and chunking, oh my!

Batching and chunking, oh my!

The flow-rate of your software delivery system is coupled to the flow-rate of your idea-delivery system.
3 min read
Jun
01
Documentation is dead.

Documentation is dead.

What could be dumber than to ask developers to provide context they don’t actually possess, for an audience they know nothing about?
3 min read
Sep
30
What is beautiful code?

What is beautiful code?

...and why is it so elusive?
3 min read
Aug
19
How to be a tech lead

How to be a tech lead

My advice for new technical leaders.
3 min read
Feb
09
Testing in production

Testing in production

How much are you spending to find bugs in your tests?
2 min read
Feb
16
Hire the cart pushers

Hire the cart pushers

The most important person at Costco is the guy or gal who pushes all the shopping carts together.
1 min read