Sunday, July 29, 2018
What do you do when a kid beats your solution?
We were asked, "Has a software engineering interviewee ever come up with a better solution than the expected best answer?" Th...
Saturday, July 21, 2018
Some Advice on Advice
I was asked, "I'm very bad at taking my own advice but love helping people with their own personal issues. Does that make me a hyp...
Sunday, July 15, 2018
What motivated you to learn to code?
I received an interesting question, today: "What motivated you to learn to code?" Maybe it's old age, but my memory for a...
Saturday, July 07, 2018
What were some jobs that existed 50 years ago but have largely disappeared today?
We often hear that we're in a time of change, but this observation isn't really news. We've been in a time of change f...
Wednesday, June 13, 2018
Why would anyone want to live past about 65?
We were asked, "Why would anyone want to live past about 65? Seriously, after 25 years learning and 40 years working, why would you wa...
Thursday, May 31, 2018
Can a Boss Take Corrections From Subordinates?
We were asked, "can a boss take corrections from subordinates?" Certainly, some bosses can, but there are ways you can increa...
Sunday, May 27, 2018
The Anti-Esteem Tool Kit
The self-esteem tool kit consists of tools you can use to build your self-esteem. For instance, the wishing stick (or wand) reminds you tha...
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