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Books I read in 2019

I counted 21 for 2019, not bad considering I have a tendency to get stuck on books I don’t like (and am working hard on that).

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What I learned last week

What I learned last week (#48)

Learned last week: Touch typing, a debug mindset, napping is healthy, and more.

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Moving to Scotland Work

A refreshing change

As part of our recent move to Scotland, I resigned from Microsoft after 13 years of being at the company and I recently started new work as a support engineer (aka Happiness Engineer) with a company called Automattic, a company that’s so different it’s hard to see a resemblance past the fact that they are […]

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Work

A debug mindset

I came across this image (from a Julia Evans tweet) last night and I was thinking about it a lot today. Although it’s about software debugging it’s applicable to hard problems of any kind.

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What I learned last week

What I learned last week (#39)

Learned last week: More reasons to minimize email, being a one issue voter and the creator vs victim mindset.