Community Driven Organization Culture & Capability Building

In this knowledge driven & innovation-led economy, effective talent attraction, acquisition & retention strategies become a p...

In Talent Management, Sep 19, 2019

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Community Driven Organization Culture & Capability Building

In this knowledge driven & innovation-led economy, effective talent attraction, acquisition & retention strategies become a performance defining capability.

In Talent Management, Sep 19, 2019

Notes on Original Thinkers

These are notes which I’ve taken from the TED Talk The surprising habits of original thinkers by Adam Grant. This talk provides insights on how to be an original / creative / innovati...

In TED Talks, Notes, Aug 26, 2019

Tips for Running a Code Kata (Developer Dojo) at the Workplace

A concept borrowed from the Japanese martial arts world, katas are exercises which help practitioners hone their skills through practice and repetition. Over the past decade, katas ha...

In Code Kata, Software Craftsmanship, Jul 14, 2018

Introduction to Feature Toggles and Implementation Best Practices

As software professionals, success is measured by our ability to improve our users’ lives.

In Feature Toggle, Software Release, Jun 24, 2018

The Dreyfus Learning Model

Novice – at this stage a person doesn’t really know how to be successful at what they are doing, they don’t want the big picture, but instead want unambiguous rules that will allow t...

In Leadership, Learning, Jun 07, 2018

Enabling Detailed Monitoring on PostgreSQL RDS running on Amazon Web Services (AWS)

In micro-service implementations where servers are treated as disposable kettles rather than pets, the data-store (usually an RDS insurance on AWS) becomes ever more important; it's t...

In AWS, Dec 08, 2017

Security Vulnerability and Browser Performance Impact of target=”_blank”

The anchor tag has been around in the HTML standards for over 20 years, and has been the defecto standard for implementing in-page navigations, as well as navigations beyond the page...

In Security, Nov 11, 2017

Setting up a Basic .NET Core Developer Environment with VSCode, xUnit and Moq on macOS

I've recently been kept awake late into the wee hours; working on really interesting code challenges on Code Wars. While the problems are really fun to solve, one of the pains I found...

In Language & Frameworks, Oct 19, 2017

Letter Cases in Software Development

Coding style is a geek topic that developers talk a lot about during coding collaboration interactions. One of the first things that come up, is usually "What case do we use"? I was i...

In Code Style, Oct 05, 2017