Imagine you are a pilot, the world's best pilot, and you are told "we are updating your control panel to make it more universal so that everyone can use it". You show up to work one day and the entire control panel has now been reversed and is in Chinese. Chinese was never part of … Continue reading Why doctors hates their computers?
On our journey to become master craftsmen, we must always remember to revisit the fundamentals. Sometimes, the hours spent learning and becoming better at a new job leaves us little time to revisit the fundamentals. Without the room to make and learn from our mistakes, we risk, as best, stagnating and at worst, reinforcing new, … Continue reading Practice, Practice, Practice
Another sprint ended for our capstone class and we are starting to be more familiar with the EMRS source code, and the testing ways using Karma. Testing with Karma is a must have knowledge for all Angular programmers. As we started the second sprint with zero knowledge in this area, everyone on the team had … Continue reading Sprint Retrospective 2
As we started the capstone class, we got the teams set up and started to prepare ourselves to participate in the project. Each team got assigned to one of the two projects, and I and my team are going to work in the AmPath EMR project. The professor, who is going to play the Product … Continue reading Sprint Review I
While you work in the software industry, you can be promoted, formally or informally, to some high position that sometimes do not fit to your knowledge. You can be promoted to senior or lead positions, but on the other hand you have to explain away tue difference between your skill level and your job description. … Continue reading Use Your Title
When we start thinking about the future we should know that the journey will be long. In the software development field things are a little bit more challenging. This field is full of information that gets updated frequently and to many technologies to learn. If we want to develop strong skills in software crafts it … Continue reading The Long Road
Learning is something that you should never stop doing. The more you know the more you will feel the independence in you workplace. As you go through the college you learn e lot, but nothing compared to what your career needs. It is instinctive to show more than you know when you stand in front … Continue reading Confront Your Ignorance