A few weeks ago I sat down and did a review of my self in 2017. This is a really good exercise that everyone needs to do. That is, if you are interested in growing. Here’s some excerpts of what went well, what could have gone better, and what I’m thinking I need to do for next year.
The other day at work I saw something on twitter and I said to myself “Hey, I bet I could build something like that, I’ve got all the parts just laying around…”
As I was thinking that I realized I have some time off available to me so on a whim I decided to take a day off and hack on the idea and make it come to life! A hack day!
Programmers have a magic skill. They can make something out of nothing. Where before there was nothing, with a few clicks of the keys a program is born.
Some programmers recognize this yet only create programs. Others see this and wonder “Hey, if I can make this, what else can I make?” Continue reading
Recently I joined a mastermind group. We meet weekly via Google Hangouts to talk and discuss our week. While is great, sometimes you need to talk before the scheduled meeting. We’ve got 2 options open to us, an email list and a private slack channel. I have found that the slack channel has been very valuable and makes this mastermind much more powerful. Let’s talk about some slack mastermind tips to make you as successful as you can be! Continue reading