BusinessOpinions

“It’s common to have vision; it’s rare to have plans.”

BusinessOpinions

“It’s usually easier to change the non-human parts of the system than it is to change human behavior.”

CodeOpinions

“When evaluating code remember you are viewing someone’s compromises not their plans. Assume good intent.”

BusinessTools

Pitch

“The future of presenting starts here.”

CodeOpinions

“A framework doesn’t make your site fast. You do that.”

CodeOpinions

“After almost 20 years of explaining websites don’t need to look the same in all browsers I think I’m done. You have the ability to make progressively enhanced websites, more so than ever before.”

BusinessOpinions

“The danger of competitors, for a good startup, is not that they’ll take your users, but that you’ll do dumb things out of fear of them.”

CodeOpinions

“Software engineering is 90% software engineering and 10% complaining about software engineering.”

BusinessOpinions

“If you work with other people, writing is a skill that helps you every day.”

BusinessOpinions

“Your desire to succeed doesn’t have to prevent you from celebrating other people’s successes.”

BusinessOpinions

“Don’t be data-driven. Be data-informed. Metrics should never be in charge because they have no moral compass.”

CodeOpinions

“If coding doesn’t feel like painting or passionate creative writing, you have at least another level to master before calling yourself a programmer.”

BusinessOpinions

“I wish we could require anyone dispensing business advice to publish their revenue and profitability numbers.”

CodeOpinions

“I spend so much of my time trying to make complicated things more simple. It looks really simple but it’s actually kind of complicated.”