Software Engineer’s Time Management Matrix

A takeoff on Steven Covey’s time management matrix, for software engineers. This week was a mix of a production fire, project planning, and fighting my development environment. Note to self: the next time XDebug stops working, try to fix it for half an hour. Then rebuild your environment from scratch. How did you spend your…

TechWomen Tunisia Delegation Trip

In mid-March, I was a member of the TechWomen delegation* to Tunisia.  Tunisia is a beautiful country on the Mediterranean nestled between Algeria and Libya; a small piece of the Sahara Desert is in the South and the Northern part is greener than I expected with a temperate climate and lovely beaches.  Nearly everyone I met speaks at…