Best Practices

Design a job worth playing.

October 12th, 2022

For the past two years I have been researching what makes a well-designed game. An interesting exercise, but in doing so I realised: on many occasions a job actually resembles a poorly designed game! Here's why.

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Code. with. me.

January 11th, 2021

Remote pair programming using the code-with-me plugin for PHPStorm.

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Being decoupled

May 28th, 2020

Being decoupled, what does that even mean?

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Adding new technology to your stack.

January 6th, 2020

Things to keep in mind when adding new technology to your stack.

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Random thoughts about technical debt

September 1st, 2019

If you put ten developers in a room, you end up with ten views on technical debt - and just as many ways to deal with it.

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