Saturday Morning Reads #4

I read so many good articles during the week, stuff that’s so much better than anything I could dream up. Every week or two, I’ll share some of the more thoughtful and inspiring ones on here. :) Changing perspectives on your job – Will you renew your boss for another season? I read this one from Scott Hanselman a year and a half ago, but I stumbled on it again recently. It’s a short one, just a challenge to look at things differently. I don’t know how many times I’ve heard people say they wished their company »

Saturday Morning Reads #3 (free stuff, git resources, blogging and public speaking)

I read so many good articles during the week, stuff that’s so much better than anything I could dream up. Every week or two, I’ll share some of the more thoughtful and inspiring ones on here. :) Gift Ideas For the last minute gift seekers among us, some techie gift ideas from Scott Hanselman and John Sonmez. Free Stuff Depending on your MSDN account, you can access either 30 or 45 Pluralsight courses for free. As you might expect, since it’s sponsored by Microsoft, they’re all relevant to Microsoft (C#, Azure, Visual Studio, etc). I like Pluralsight »

Saturday Morning Reads #2

I read so many good articles during the week, stuff that’s so much better than anything I could dream up. Every week or two, I’ll share some of the more thoughtful and inspiring ones on here. :) If we’re lucky, we get to do what we enjoy and improve lives at the same time. Matthew Schroeder is helping his son learn how to interact with others socially. Matthew Learned iOS to Build a Valuable App For His Son With Autism (Treehouse) How well does a college degree really prepare you? My professors were nice, but most didn’t »

Saturday Morning Reads #1

I read so many good articles during the week, stuff that’s so much better than anything I could dream up. Every week or two, I’ll share some of the more thoughtful and inspiring ones on here. :) “Can you imagine … if everyone who ever created anything waited until they were an expert to do so? Half of the things we have today wouldn’t exist.” ~ Stacey Roberts, The Five Words You Need to Hear When You Feel Like You’re Not Good Enough “If you work to minimize criticism, you have surrendered the beauty and greatness of what you’ »