Something interesting happened at work the other week...

Posted on Sat 16 July 2022 in blog • Tagged with Work • 4 min read

My company’s CEO recently put out a well-written email update instead of calling an all-hands meeting. It was excellent.


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Entropy, management, and xkcd 927

Posted on Sat 07 May 2022 in blog • Tagged with Work, Communications • 6 min read

As a manager, don’t try to negotiate with the laws of physics.


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The Review Review

Posted on Sat 29 January 2022 in blog • Tagged with Work, CI, Gerrit, GitLab, GitHub, Zuul • 13 min read

Musings on source code management, code review, testing, deployment, and collaboration culture.


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Scaling the flat organization

Posted on Sun 16 January 2022 in blog • Tagged with Work, Communications • 13 min read

“We need a flat organizational structure in order to scale.” Or do we, really?


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Voice messages

Posted on Sun 05 December 2021 in blog • Tagged with Work, Communications, Accessibility • 4 min read

Apparently, some people think you should replace professional textual communications with voice messaging. Here’s why I think that that’s a bad idea.


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