Interesting things from the web – Week 44 of 2017

43 purple boxes, one orange box, eight turquoise boxes

In the past I used to buffer tweets of interesting things which I read on my commute to work but I stopped doing that because my commute is mostly underground and it became quite a chore quite after a while. So let’s try a different experiment because I’d like to document the most interesting things which come across every week. So let’s try a weekly post with links to interesting things. Continue reading “Interesting things from the web – Week 44 of 2017”

What to write in a job posting for a woman who happens to be a developer, specifically myself

Wanted poster

Since I joined LinkedIn last Fall I’ve seen hundred or so job postings. But only one sounded interesting enough to consider switching jobs. A lot of them were very similar except for couple which offer, for me, positions at businesses with questionable morality, gambling and user surveillance.

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The day I leave (corporate) tech

Woman walking away on dunes

After two months working on a crazy project I am quite certain that when I leave my current employer I won’t work for another big company. And it’s not about company culture, it’s more about male tech culture why I want to work for smaller company or solo as my next adventure. It’s hard to be the only woman working on a project.   Continue reading “The day I leave (corporate) tech”