Written blog posts. Sometimes about software engineering. Sometimes about management and leadership. Sometimes about me. Sometimes fiction, sometimes non-fiction. Rarely about politics, fictional or otherwise.
No tears. Never tears.
tl;dr: I originally wrote this when I first joined the ebay Software Engineering team, as an ice-breaker and conversation starter with my new reports.
Did they sit in their back yards on a warm summer evening, with the cicadas buzzing and the humid breeze touching their cheeks and the cool beer bottle in their hand sweating gently, and look up at the moon, that waxing, gibbous moon?
tl;dr: Acting in a way consistent with stated values indicates authenticity.
tl;dr: How did a musician and graphic designer become the manager of a team of highly skilled digital technologists at one of Canada’s largest media companies?