Getting Things Done with GitHub, Markdown, and Visual Studio Code

I am at the beginning stages of trying to focus my work better than I have been able to do while working on my one-month goal of posting consistently on LinkedIn. This posting goal exacerbated some pre-existing issues around the organization of my work. Those of you who ever read David Allen’s popular productivity guide, … Read more

Code Pride is the Best Medicine

One of the finest “buzz words” I learned about in my career was the concept of code pride.  A lot of people have their own definition of what this is, and it goes under other names as well:  Clean Code, Solid Code, Software Craftsmanship.  Of course, whatever you call it, virtues like this are hard … Read more

A Coop Coding Bootcamp

My wife attended a Data Science Boot Camp in 2019-2020 and loved it, and did well.  This was associated with a University of North Carolina, our state university system.  The interesting result of the boot camp for her was that she was able to secure a very substantial raise from the employer she left to … Read more