Moving the Website

Moving the Website

One of the reasons I’ve been so quiet lately is that I’m slowly creating a new version of the website from scratch. In the previous post I mentioned all of the technologies I planned to implement. After some thought I just can’t in good conscience make the website that way. One of the traits a […]

What’s Going on Around Here

What’s Going on Around Here

Well I can’t say much is happening on the site right now. I have several posts and a few series lined up but as some of you know I started a new job in June and it’s taken me a while to get used to my new sleep and work schedule. Usually by the time […]

The First Week at My New Job

The First Week at My New Job

If you haven’t kept up with my Twitter then surprise I have a job! I started work as a software developer at a local hospital last Monday. I’m not going to disclose their name because right now I work for a staffing company and I’m based in the hospital. Fingers crossed though that I might get […]

UpWork Automated Job Feed Notifications

UpWork Automated Job Feed Notifications

If you’ve been a software developer for more than a month then you’ve undoubtedly heard about bidding websites such as UpWork. Regardless how you may feel about them they can be useful especially to software developers who are just starting out and trying to build up their resume/portfolio of work. Today I’m going to show […]

Goals for 2017

Goals for 2017

As I once said in my post “Goals for 2016“, I don’t have New Year’s resolutions I have goals. Resolutions are great but I’d prefer using the smart goals method to help make my goals more of a reality.  I didn’t do that badly last year but I definitely need more accountability in my goals this […]

Review of My 2016 Goals

Review of My 2016 Goals

At the beginning of last year, I made serval somewhat simple goals. I implemented the smart goals system to help me accomplish them which basically states that all goals should be realistic, measurable, and have a due date. Instead of  saying you’ll lose weight this year you’d say “I’ll weigh X by this specific date.” […]

Announcement and What I’m up to

Announcement and What I’m up to

Today I just wanted to take a minute to let you know what I’ve been up to and what’s going on in my life. First off I just want to make a quick announcement that on Thanksgiving I officially launched version 1.0.0 of Open School Library! Feel free to head on over to the repo […]