Archive for the ‘Engineering’ category

  1. The Best Recruitment Emails

    I keep my personal inbox very clean. I’m the “Zero Inbox” type and my desktop icons have been aligned since the 7th grade. I’m good at inbound filtering and I’m excellent at unsubscribing from mailing lists. Despite all this, I neglect one particular inbox — LinkedIn. This is the inbox where 99% of the messages are from recruiters. We […]

  2. Object Oriented Programming

    Practical Object-Oriented Design in Ruby, by Sandi Metz, is a great read. This is a book for programmers. Whatever the language, whatever the skill, if you’re an engineer working on an object-oriented application, this will help. I have a deep respect for anyone that can distill complicated and controversial issues. Out of the many “This is Best Way” type […]