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The Cycle of Change

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We can iterate, nimble, agile, push, ship daily and continuously improve as much as we want, but if the team isn’t catching up you’re doing more harm than good. This doesn’t mean you give up, this means you find the breaking points, you find what is holding people back and you zone in on them. Doing the basic math, if they are stuck on Step 1, then you know they are going to be...

Always To Win

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Always Lead to Win Always Play to Win. Always Code to Win. Always Bake to Win. Always Ship to Win. Always Wake up to Win. Always Debate to Win. Always Knit to Win. Always Create to Win. Always Check-In to Win. Always Compile to Win. If your whole purpose is to win, in everything you do, how will you focus on growth? What does you being first to complete your code, leaving the team behind do for...

Stop the Memory Questions

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No one knows everything about anything and if you work hard enough, you can figure out what they don’t know. For this reason, programming tests in Interviews are a lost cause because what they focus on is the application of memory and not methodical approach to solving something you don’t know. When someone doesn’t know the answer, I want to know what they are going to do to...

Deliver your Code Like a Comedian

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Have you ever watched old material from your favourite Comedians? What was the first thing you noticed? “I’ve heard this one before.” Now you might be thinking that you’ve been gypped and it’s not fair that you’re seeing your favourite Comedian do the same joke but what you should be watching for are the differences. Between their old and new what do you notice...

What is Good Enough?

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Everyone struggles with what is actually good enough. Not because we all have different levels of what we feel is “actually” good enough but rather because we are at our most critical when trying to decide if our work is at the stage of being good enough to show others. “It doesn’t do these seven things” “I need to make one last edit” “I think it...

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