Java Humor

Java Humor

Java. Ahhhhh Java. We love you and we hate you. However, I have a knock knock joke that anyone in web development should be able to relate to.     I’m going to try and do more...
The Startup Creed

The Startup Creed

Inspired by and with much respect to the men and women of the US Marine Corps This is my startup. There are many like it, but this one is mine. It is my life. I must master it as I must master my life. Without me my startup is useless.  Without my startup, I am...
Top 10 Productivity Tools for the WordPress Developer

Top 10 Productivity Tools for the WordPress Developer

We live and die on WordPress. That’s a given. We had a long discussion here about what you actually need to develop WordPress sites. In theory, you could develop a WordPress site on a cell phone, but that would be an unwieldy project obviously. In fact, we were...
This is why we can’t have nice developers

This is why we can’t have nice developers

Laurie Voss, CTO of NPM recently wrote one of the best written articles on hiring ever. It applies to my experience in the financial services field as well as the technical fields. I was a hiring manager for about 13 years of my 15 years on Wall St. I interviewed...