Writing Advice for Developers
Sat Apr 01 2023writing
There are many resources to teach you how to write better, but barely any apply to developers. I've consumed dozens of books, guides, courses, and podcasts on writing, but most advice is helpful only ...
Starting Strong in Developer Relations
Thu Aug 25 2022developer relations
Good DevRel starts with understanding your company, your product, and your community. All of your initiatives are built upon this foundation of knowledge. Don't just generate ideas: make informed deci...
I Want to Read Human Authors
Sat Oct 28 2023AI
It's been almost a year since ChatGPT changed everything. Since then, the web has been flooded with content written by large language models (LLMs). Social media is drowning in this boring and generic...
My Biggest Blocker
Mon Jul 17 2023mindsetproductivity
What's stopping me from doing all the things I want to? It's not other people, my ability, or even time. It's my ego, and it's the same for you.
Mental Stimulus Sweet Spot
Fri Jul 14 2023productivityadhd
We've all been in situations where our surroundings are too chaotic or noisy to get work done. It's why people go to libraries or coffee shops to work but not tennis matches or concerts. You already k...
Forgiveness for Ourselves and Others
Wed Jul 05 2023mental health
There's been an immense shift in awareness and understanding around mental health. We're teaching people to see that one action does not define them. If you screw up today, you're not a bad person; we...
Self Cannibalizing AI
Mon Jul 03 2023AI
The podcast Hard Fork had a great conversation about how AI will start to consume what it creates. This self-cannibalization will harm future models, and the actions of search engines will only worsen...
Fun for the Sake of Fun
Sat Jul 01 2023mindset
I've been taking improv comedy classes for a few months, and I love it. Improv brings with it a bunch of benefits. You learn to think on your feet. You learn to make your partners look good. You add t...