The build was complete, the walls were patched, the frames were aligned. I was making the last run through, making sure I liked how the light fell on the image and that it played well with museum glass. Final run through test coverage, all green. Load and pen tests within expected norms. Schema migrations remain […]Read more "Shipping darkly "
This Thursday and Friday I had a glorious pleasure to partake in OnShift company hackathon – an event intended to make a difference in the lives of my coworkers. Improve processes, put tools in place to improve quality and product delivery speed, automate out the headache. I harbored my particular idea for a feature for several […]Read more "And all the tests read PASS that day…"
In my previous job I have been described as workaholic, a person that managed to rise to every complex challenge and think my way out of it. I have been through managing complex system fallouts on Monday after midnight software elevation to the live site on Sunday that packed their own sets of adventures. I […]Read more "Resiliency to a fault"
When I was younger the primary stimulus behind looking healthy was to attract girls. So I was busy busting my back in the gym several times a week and consuming protein shakes. That lead to appreciable muscle growth, but had little influence on my success or real health. As I grew up and got married I […]Read more "Have ALL the healths"
This weekend I had a great opportunity to run a Game On event. This is a Computer Science event that was finally brought in by Science Olympiad this year. The event is held in a standard Sci Oly event format. In and out in 50 min, limited to none of external/prepared materials, no Internet. Student’s work […]Read more "The rush of running CS competition."
career Speak at a Computer Science related conference Join at a ground level or create an active start up Participate in Elon Musk’s project or a similar outstanding endeavor Have a significant influence on CS education in the region beyond the Guild. financial Minimize high interest debt Make significant investment into retirement savings Own shares in […]Read more "Goals for the next 2 years"
In last three weeks I realized that it is exceptionally useful to put down your own essence on paper in a most sincere publically acceptable way over and over again. The resulting process is very interesting. Honestly bearing my odd attempts at being different often churns my stomach as soon as I hit Publish button. This […]Read more "Three weeks of #Unstopable course in review"