Nadia Odunayo talks about the idea of “code hospitality”: What you can do to be a good host, asking questions rather than passing judgement, and using READMEs to give context.
We kick off our first Book Club episode with Thursday Bram and Audrey Eschright of The Responsible Communication Style Guide!
Emily Dresner joins the show to talk about on why she felt getting a master’s degree was worth it, her experiences working at a gaming company, and data science.
Soo Choi talks about creating safer spaces at conferences and in workspaces, forgiving people without negatively labeling them, and having fierce conversations.
Steve Klabnik talks open source governance, succession planning, and organizing groups of people in a non-authoritarian way.
Andrew Mason is a Software Engineer at Yelp and an avid reader and podcast listener. He is an active participant in CodeNewbies and spends the little remaining free time writing Rust, scripts to automate menial tasks, and the occasional blog post. Ding! Ada’s¹ phone buzzed, telling her about a new JIRA² ticket assigned to her. It seemed like…
We are joined by 19-year-old entrepreneur Reyn Aubrey to talk about building technology for the greater good, his startup PocketChange, habitizing donation, analyzing and collecting charity data, and anarchist organizing principles.
This article was submitted by Greater Than Code panelist, Jameson Hampton. Jamey is a professional plant-liker (and senior software engineer) for Agrilyst and spends most of their spare time doing LGBTQ advocacy, making zines and thinking about Star Wars. A few days ago, when I was applying to speak at a conference, I went to…
Marco Rogers joins the show to discuss engaging on social media, staying in your lane, and mixing social justice with your tech career.
A guest blog post from Mike Loukides, Vice President of Content Strategy for O’Reilly Media, Inc. The systems we build—whether they are technical, social, or organizational—are increasingly complex and distributed. We’ve reached a point where we can’t understand, see, or control all the moving parts, yet we are responsible for the resilience and performance of…