Workweek 03×01: Craft Vader

Workweek 03×01 Back from holiday. A tent that survived the wind, and dinosaurs that didn’t survive a planetary collision. Flying a kite over an ice age forest. Board games until midnight. A miniature steam train to a nuclear power station. All just memories now. So much to tidy up before you go away. But returning, […]

Nobody Likes Code Reviews

Typical tech team conversation: “The work is nearly done, just a few tidies but it basically works.” “Has it been properly tested?” “Not yet, but the basics work.” “And any changes that come out of a code review, I assume.” “True, but hopefully not many.” “So still a fair bit to do then.” “Yeah, a […]

Weeknotes 07×01: Post-its rule my world

What am I looking forward to this week? First meeting with Fabrice to discuss what tech lead mentoring could look like Our first Tech Team Roadmap Review meeting, we’ve achieved a lot in 6 months, I think? What am I not looking forward to this week? Having conversations about work without a clear plan of […]