Nb: In the intervening time, we changed our name to Jewelbots. “Do you want to change the world?” I hear it everywhere, and it’s normally crap. Your Uber-meets-Spotify-meets-AirBnB-meets-your-appetite-for-food-at-2am idea is not going to change the world. I’ve heard it so much I’ve become jaded. I actually repel when I hear those words. That was before I knew […]
“We don’t need a development environment”, they said. This happened right before a developer wrote a query that took down their production environment. This behavior is also known as ¯\_(ツ)_/¯ driven development. Do you have a development environment? via Brent Ozar Unlimited.
I tried to unsubscribe from Lumber Liquidators’ emails today: There’s a button that says unsubscribe; but unless you notice and click the checkbox above it, you won’t be unsubscribed. Don’t believe me? Proof: You’d think this would be illegal under the CAN-SPAM act, however, it isn’t: 5. Tell recipients how to opt out of receiving […]
Vacation days: Wherever you go, it’s a topic that makes CFOs groan and workers cheer. It’s generally understood as one of the best perks of a company in industries where pay is relatively fixed or there isn’t much competition for talent. In places where there is a lot of competition for talent; it’s a paper […]