We talk to Scott Hanselman, about struggling and prevailing, instilling systems thinking values on children, and being a teacher.
by Jessica Kerr, a software developer at Atomist, Greater Than Code panelist, speaker, and mother. Check out her blog at blog.jessitron.com. I want my team to be diverse. Both for higher performance, and because it makes the world a better, fairer place. But diversity doesn’t magically lead to higher performance. I’ve been reading Journal of Organizational…
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We talk about math, and even more specifically, category theory. Then we talk about changing the terminology around gender to focus on character traits instead.
Emily Gorcenski talks about data science, failure modes in software and in democracy, and open data and open science.
Matt Stine joins us for a conversation that starts out about consulting and goes meta about ubiquitous language, metaphors, and microservices.
Laurie Voss joins us to talk about what goes on behind the scenes at NPM, including setting workplace culture, technical hiring, and organizing engineers.
We talk about new ways to organize society around a culture of plenty rather than a culture of scarcity.
Greg Baugues talks about how mental illness affected his life and early career as a software developer. Collectively, we discuss stigma, shame, fear, personal experiences, and coping mechanisms.