my thoughts

beliefs I hold to varying degrees all related to the world of frontend engineering and web animation

The most recent ones:

Resetting wrong expectations

July 17th

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

Software job searching 101: The how-to

July 2nd

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

Facing the resistance

June 25th

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

June 18th

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

Shotgunning vs Sniping job applications

June 10th

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

June 4th

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

May 31st

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

How to stop lurking

May 28th

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

May 21st

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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