That's an explosive title, trust me I know, but I mean it, bare with me, I am sure I can show you what I meant... Context (Meaning, Why am I writing about this now?) Recently I and a peer of mine started revamping our Career Journey where I work, and we noticed something odd while … Continue reading Individual Contributors should be more leaders than managers, and that’s by design!
We overhauled our hiring process, here’s why
Background: AKA, Why did we overhaul in the first place? This year my engineering team is facing growth, our hiring process was always a bit over-bloated and not efficient, but we didn't feel like it's worth touching it until now... Basically, when we realized how many more people we will need to hire and how … Continue reading We overhauled our hiring process, here’s why
My own private retrospective of the Vuejs Amsterdam 2019
Hey, I came back from #Vuejsamsterdam and I have a lot of thoughts about it, as my mind is usually scattered and I can't really think clearly sometimes, I decided to retrospect my feelings and see what my own data is telling me... Let's start with... What I liked I took five minutes, wrote all the … Continue reading My own private retrospective of the Vuejs Amsterdam 2019
Let me turn you on to Waterfall
Before you crucify me, I admit that my post title is clickbaity. I had this realization relatively recently that most of my colleagues were "born" into Agile, most of them heard the terrifying stories of Waterfall, but none of them practiced it, this post isn't going to be one of those Horror stories, it's actually … Continue reading Let me turn you on to Waterfall
Somehow I Hire: CV, yeah, yeah! CV!
As I mentioned in a former post, I decided to focus this year on posts around hiring and recruiting, I thought it'd be nice to give the readers an understanding of what happens behind the scenes when you send your CV... As a person that interviewed around 50 people last year and saw So much more … Continue reading Somehow I Hire: CV, yeah, yeah! CV!
How To: Post-mortem
Pre: Post-mortem Yeah yeah, I know it's a funny header, but let's start before we even deal with the post-mortem, let's analyze what happens before the post-mortem process even starts... we shall call this the "Pre-post-mortem phase". Oh no!!!! this happened: failure to deliver a feature close to the right time or something went wrong or … Continue reading How To: Post-mortem