Skip the Gatekeeper

This is a continuation of the Four Factors of an Effective Software Development Pipeline, where we will focus on factor two: Skip The Gatekeeper. Check out Factor 1: Separate Build, Provision & Deploy if you missed it. Factor #2: Skip the Gatekeeper In Norse mythology, Heimdallr is a god who possesses the resounding horn Gjallarhorn, owns the Read more…

Interviewing Is a Skill

Countless studies have shown that in the software/tech industry your core skills are only the surface of what’s most important for a particular career/job. What really matters is your ability to communicate, solve problems and empathize. Essentially your social skills and your emotional intelligence.

NodeJS API Scaffolding

If you’re looking to launch an API using NodeJS, here is a very handy scaffolded application starting point: https://github.com/litwicki/nodejs-api What you get: Logging JWT Authentication MongoDB (via Mongoose) modeling md-seed migration and seed management for MongoDB Docker & Docker-Compose provisioning dotenv environment variable management APIDOC automatically generated documentation Check out the repository for Read more…