Tag Archive: Corporate

Employ Engineers not Librarians

If you are running a software company today and are not heavily investing documentation, you are throwing money away. Far too often there is the attitude of putting off or completely forgoing full documentation in an effort to ship a product sooner. After all, spending time and money on documentation slows you down and doesn’t …

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It’s Better to be Clear Than Clever

In my years of coding I have had the opportunity to work with, or after, a wide range of types of programmers. Both self taught and professionally trained, and in small and fast paced companies there wasn’t always a set of coding standards in place leaving developers to do what was best in their opinion. …

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Give it Five Minutes

This is a great post by Jason Fried @ 37Signals on conducting yourself and your state of mind. Its so important to have an open mind in business. Please do have a read. After my talk Richard came up to introduce himself and compliment my talk. That was very generous of him. He certainly didn’t …

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Book Review – The Change Function.

I’m going to be doing book reviews and post up some links on where to purchase technology books as I read them. I am in no way endorsed by publishers or retailers, simply a guy who likes to nerd out to a good technology book. First up is The Change Function – Why Some Technologies …

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