thoughts

from different topics in the realm of frontend engineering

React slider component breakdown

9 / 15 / 22

using our friend Framer Motion

Vercel tabs component breakdown

8 / 04 / 22

react animation library comparison by example

Removing the toil from my blogging experience

12 / 19 / 21

how I write in Notion, own my own content, and do as little manual work as possible

The part of productivity that I was missing

10 / 31 / 21

how I finally realized that rest is important and that there is a limit to what I can do

Avoiding conformity and doing art

8 / 24 / 21

how an extensive software process can impede the real work

Fear as a motivator

8 / 03 / 21

how it's fallen short for me and what I am choosing instead

Resetting wrong expectations

7 / 17 / 21

and staying human in your job search. How to not become a zombie.

Software job searching 101: The how-to

7 / 02 / 21

of all the practical stuff involved in getting interviews, offers, and negotiating well

Facing the resistance

6 / 25 / 21

and doing the hard work of submitting job applications early. How to not preoptimize your job search and just apply.

Cool jobs vs. Not so cool jobs

6 / 18 / 21

A practical discussion to help you identify what is important in your next job and focus on getting there.

Shotgunning vs Sniping job applications

6 / 10 / 21

I have found two common job searching pit-falls. Here is how they worked for me, and my two cents on how to reach a large number why still differentiating yourself.

Telling a story vs. Telling the truth

6 / 04 / 21

Job searching is about telling your story. This is a guide to being honest yet convincing in how you portray your experiences.

A digital garden. Not a blog

5 / 31 / 21

It's not chronological, not on a high cadence, never finished, and will always value transparency over all.

How to stop lurking

5 / 28 / 21

As a long-time lurker, I have recently discovered why I fall into it and great reasons to stop. The world needs your contribution!

I created a blog

5 / 21 / 21

It took a lot for me to settle on creating a frontend engineering and web animation blog. Here is the why and what about of that decision.

You were probably hoping for more..

It’s coming! Just you wait. I do a lot of reflecting so more thoughts to come soon.

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