Category Archives: Psychology

Communication, soft skills, presentation, HCI, and non-technical opinion pieces

8 Good Communication Habits for Early Career Software Engineers

Communication is a superpower. As you advance in your career, you are not limited by technical expertise, but by your ability to influence other people. You might think, “I’m bad at talking to people.” That might be true today, but … Continue reading

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The One Meeting that Changed Our Relationship

Our program manager (PgM) was a stern lady. She kept the project on track, and as a deadline neared, she grew more and more serious. I worked on the iOS client, and I felt like she was ignoring me in … Continue reading

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This Mindset Will Make or Break Your Next Project

Ollie and Patrick – Running a Mile – When to Drink Soda – Is Your Project Doomed? Continue reading

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Why I Didn’t Start a Board Game Company

I had an idea for a board game, and considered making it into a company. Continue reading

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Why People Browse the Internet Until 3AM

Why I think people browse the Internet until 3am. Continue reading

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