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"No one wants software written poorly, and no one wants deadlines missed."
And even fewer people are willing to pay for it.
August 26, 2015 at 7:31 am
I think having people who get along is important. However, I think wanting people who fit in to the point you want to go out and socialize is taking it...
July 29, 2015 at 7:58 pm
I think the book, The Checklist Manifesto by Atul Gawande manages processes without being overly bureaucratic. "Gawande begins by making a distinction between errors of ignorance (mistakes we make because...
July 16, 2015 at 2:22 am
If it's so easy create things for your portfolio and history of work, why can't you just perform some of the tasks required for the job during the interview? You...
July 7, 2015 at 3:59 pm
Not all free time is created equally; especially when emergencies are frequent. Fireman can polish the engine, but over-hauling the engine may not be a good idea when there's no...
November 1, 2014 at 9:46 am
I worked at one company that wanted each employee to treat each other just like we would treat a client. Sometimes we ask for favors that are outside the agreements...
October 15, 2014 at 11:42 am
So there are 10 startups who don't use SQL Server or Oracle to every corporate client. They probably don't even hire a DBA. Most of their development is with an...
October 6, 2014 at 12:34 pm
I've worked with small to medium sized 3rd party apps in a variety of industries and although they're all easy to access their data (common RDBMS products) and/or export it...
August 18, 2014 at 11:29 am
I wouldn't take "my" data to mean at the exclusion of others. It is a declaration of ownership, but usually in the context of taking responsibility for the data. That...
June 28, 2014 at 7:46 pm
Probably. I'd create databases for personal use (Tracking philanthropic interests, etc.). I like to teach but would start some informal users group and try to help out.
March 22, 2011 at 11:18 am