From zero to one – a wild ride from nothing to now

I recently got promoted to being a Senior Engineer. Yes, it’s a big deal. It’s something to celebrate for and be immensely proud of. Actually, now that I think about it retrospectively, it’s a HUGE deal. It’s been a wild ride so far – one that started a few years ago amid uncertainty. It was … Continue reading From zero to one – a wild ride from nothing to now

Things break often

Software systems and configurations fail often even when they used to work the day or even an hour before. Working on software development has helped me built higher resilience, tolerance, and patience toward errors and fixing them. Why? Because software breaks more often than we would like them to and sometimes we don't know the … Continue reading Things break often

Documentation will speed up your onboarding

documentation will speed up your onboarding processPerhaps one of the most challenging tasks when starting a new job is getting up-to-speed. What’s necessary to be successful in this case? Great onboarding processes, good and clear documentation, and a supportive team environment. Last week was my first as a web developer at a start-up in San … Continue reading Documentation will speed up your onboarding