The importance of a role

At work the other day we were having one of those team-building sessions, led by an external 'facilitator' to help us get the best out of ourselves. A little cheesy at times, but there was one part that really made me sit up and think. At the beginning of the session he asked each of … Continue reading The importance of a role

The problem of excellence

I have been programming since I was 11.  I started with QBASIC, dabbled with Visual Basic, learnt Java at university, and eventually made a career for myself using a combination of HTML, CSS, PHP and MySQL.  With 21 years experience of staring at code, and a keen interest in learning new techniques and technologies, I'd consider … Continue reading The problem of excellence