Would have been great if I had: Stayed in better touch with artistic folk (more generally, complementary talents)Registered myfullname.comBegan blogging long ago at myfullname.com (think PageRank)This is my PSA for the week. If you
Since I’m already ranting, let me request something of my readership: Who actually uses Fog Creek software ? For all the authority Joel claims, he is like Second Life: far better at marketing than providing real-world value.
Joel on Software: Undergraduate programming - Wrong Again I think the solution would be to create a programming-intensive BFA in Software Development--a Julliard for programmers. [...] It would be a huge magnet to the talented high school kids who
Big Companies do not provide job security. Your value in the market provides your security. If you pay attention to building career equity, you can be secure with the fact that you can move on when you choose.
The tales of Facebook’s “death” are greatly exaggerated. Do I believe they made a costly mistake with the default behaviour of Beacon? Yup. Did they handle the tech-world shit-storm as best they could? Nope.