Lessons from 6 software rewrite stories – Herb Caudill – Mediummedium.com/@herbcaudill/lessons-from-6-software-rewrite-stories-635e4c8f7c22
Almost two decades ago, Joel Spolsky excoriated Netscape for rewriting their codebase in his landmark essay Things You Should Never Do. He concluded that a functioning application should never, ever…
Why we should bulldoze the business school | News | The Guardiantheguardian.com/news/2018/apr/27/bulldoze-the-business-school
The long read: There are 13,000 business schools on Earth. That’s 13,000 too many. And I should know – I’ve taught in them for 20 years
How to manage up with your boss — Quartzqz.com/964501/how-to-manage-up-with-your-boss/
I once had a boss who would send me a series of two-word emails throughout the day, each one bearing the same message: “Call me.” Each time I received one of these emails, the hairs on the back of my neck would stiffen and my stomach would churn violently. This reaction made no sense—I was...
Out of Office Hoursoutofofficehours.com/
Creating dialog between newcomers and people working in the tech industry.
A Surreal Trip to a Domain-Names Conference - The Atlantictheatlantic.com/technology/archive/2017/02/domain-names-dot-horse/516438/
… where misspelled URLs are auctioned off for tens of thousands of dollars. Ingrid Burrington
Why There Will Never Be Another RedHat: The Economics Of Open Source | TechCrunchtechcrunch.com/2014/02/13/please-dont-tell-me-you-want-to-be-the-next-red-hat/
Open source software powers the world’s technology. In the past decade, there has been an inexorable adoption of open source in most aspects of computing...
Weapons of Math Destruction by Cathy O'Neil | PenguinRandomHouse.compenguinrandomhouse.com/books/241363/weapons-of-math-destruction-by-cathy-oneil/9780553418811/
Longlisted for the National Book Award New York Times Bestseller A former Wall Street quant sounds an alarm on the mathematical models that pervade modern...
Software Contracting and Legal Matters | Sealed Abstractsealedabstract.com/business/software-contracting-and-legal-matters/
It takes a couple of bad clients to bulletproof your contracts. If you're new at software contracting, you may know enough to know that you need a contract,