Dear tech bros: nobody gives a fuck about your code.

Hey tech bros. You know that I’m here for you. I love you more than anything — except my cats. (Mama’s gotta keep the Fancy Feast coming…or else.) I’ve noticed a common thread among software companies. You’re hyped, you’ve got this fantastic technology that’s totally going to change the world. But here’s the problem — …

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How to Offer Critique That’s Friendly, Snuggly, and Downright Pleasant

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Critique can be brutal. (What do you mean you don’t love my one-woman show?!) As much as it can hurt, it’s also completely necessary. If critique is managed correctly, it has the power to strengthen both work products and relationships. It sounds unlikely, but it’s true. My expertise comes from the theatre — I helped develop …

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Blogging Tip: Bullet points are your best buddy

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If you’re blogging for your brand, there’s a challenge you’re undoubtedly facing.  Maybe you’re thinking about it right now, sweating slightly because you know you’re behind schedule. The fearsome foe? Spinning up content on a regular basis. If you’re feeling nervous right now, you’ve got to use bullet points. Today I was chatting with a …

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