CodeCraftConf 2019 : What is data anyway? (Answers)

Here’s my thoughts on data following my CodeCraftConf guided conversation. Here are the questions I asked during my guided conversation at CodeCraftConf 2019. They are also available on GitHub if you would like to fork and modify them for your own use. Most developers are data driven, start with the data structure, not the algorithm. … More CodeCraftConf 2019 : What is data anyway? (Answers)

CodeCraftConf 2019 : What is data anyway? (Questions)

Here are the questions I asked during my guided conversation at CodeCraftConf 2019. They are also available on GitHub if you would like to fork and modify them for your own use. Thankyou to everyone who came to the discussion, I will post a follow-up to discuss some of the interesting answers. What is data … More CodeCraftConf 2019 : What is data anyway? (Questions)

CodeCraftConf 2018 : Successfully Growing A Team

Thanks to everyone who came to my CodeCraftConf session today, and to the organisers for all their hard work. Here’s the questions I asked, and I’ll follow up with my thoughts from the discussion. Successfully Growing A Team When is it time to grow your team? How do you deal with resistance from existing team … More CodeCraftConf 2018 : Successfully Growing A Team

More about code reviews

Many thanks to @peitor for engaging with the last code review post, particularly his comments there, which I recommend reading, and his tweet: @craignicol @yochum Additional to what CodeReviews are for: team building and finding alternative solutions. — Peter Gfader (@peitor) October 1, 2015 I want to explore a few of his thoughts a bit … More More about code reviews

Code Reviews

In my thoughts about codecraft post, I mentioned that we’d discussed Code Reviews during the lean coffee session: The question was “How much should we nitpick in Code Reviews”, and I can easily see Code Reviews being a great guided conversation on its own, especially with the side discussions on what code reviews are for, … More Code Reviews

Technical Leadership at @codecraftuk follow up

I had a great time at the CodeCraftConf, and I’ll be writing up my thoughts on the other sessions shortly, but for the benefit of those who attended the technical leadership session and those who were interested in the questions, I made a few notes on each question to reflect suggestions, and discussion points that … More Technical Leadership at @codecraftuk follow up