Professional Development 5/26 through 5/31/2015

Software Engineering

Career

Process

IT

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Professional Development 5/18 through 5/24/2015

Software Development

  • What Makes a Website Good? – https://expensiveproblem.com/what-makes-a-website-good
  • 9 Anti-patterns Every Programmer Should be Aware of With Examples – http://sahandsaba.com/nine-anti-patterns-every-programmer-should-be-aware-of-with-examples.html
  • The Bikeshed Email – http://phk.freebsd.dk/sagas/bikeshed.html
  • Setting Input Values In jQuery With The val() Method – https://blog.udemy.com/jquery-set-value/
  • Window.postMessage() – https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/Web/API/Window/postMessage
  • How Pair Programming Really Works –  http://www.computer.org/cms/Computer.org/ComputingNow/homepage/2010/0110/W_SW_PairProgramming.pdf

Career

  • Appeasers, Crusaders, and Why Meetings Usually Suck – http://www.daedtech.com/appeasers-crusaders-and-why-meetings-usually-suck
  • Low Cost Legacy Help – http://www.daedtech.com/low-cost-legacy-help

Computer Science

  • Speed Dating Algorithm – http://stackoverflow.com/questions/968673/speed-dating-algorithm
  • The Bin Packing Problem – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bin_packing_problem

Professional Development 5/11 through 5/17/2015

This week my focus at work has been on creating a prototype web application that uses a users AD credentials to log into a web based terminal emulator. Here are the resources that I found useful to help complete this task:

In addition to the above resources, I learned things from reading the following items about more general topics:

Professional Development 5/4/2015 through 5/10/2015

I recently started a new job and have found that there will likely be little time for me to write formal posts. I have little time to write formal posts even without the burden of learning everything there is to know about the new system that I am going to have to support. In response to this I am going to adopt a practice that my colleagues at my former company have adopted to help supplement their blogging. I also hope that this will help keep our practice of sharing our learning with each other on a daily basis alive. This section will be a devoted to weekly posts with articles and resources that I found useful or learned something from in the last week, with this being the first of those posts. I hope that these resources can help you if you are in need.