Final tip: remember the power dynamic. If you’re in the power position (mgr, person being sought out, the customer) then operate exactly in the opposite way—be thankful for meeting, be extra prepared, meet on their terms, say yes. Amazing how that changes the world. // END
The biggest challenges in time management for me have always come from managers who think my time is their time. To me that’s the root about hating meetings. That is fixable—not by avoiding meetings but by feedback about work to managers.
When you start a new job or new role you have a chance to reset how you manage your time. Always a good chance to seek a new perspective from someone who has been successful in that type of role. Also be sure to again have that conversation with your manager about expectations.
Decentralizing online identities will transform our relationship with technology. Today we’re welcoming the Distributed Systems team to Coinbase to work on this opportunity.
Our thoughts on crypto and the future of identity via @iamb.
Why I stay on steem, though separate from my personal blog ... until Steem can integrate properly with .NET.
Steem blockchain announces SMTs release dates. Get ready, big things are coming. #smartmediatokens #steemit #steem #BlockChainNews #Crypto #cryptocurrencies @SteemNetwork
#Azure SQL Database reserved capacity is now generally available for single and elastic pool databases! Learn more in the Tech Community. https://techcommunity.microsoft.com/t5/Azure/Announcing-general-availability-of-Azure-SQL-Database-reserved/m-p/226864#M3385
J.R. Smith of the New York Knicks was fined $50,000 for untying the shoelaces of his opponents during games.
looks like OCR's broken on my JAWS installation. Keep getting an OCR failed to start error whenever I try to scan a file. Done a couple of repairs and that didn't change anything.
i'll be tuning in soon https://twitter.com/JohnLegere/status/1029737045260791809
Boston needs more British culture, group says https://www.universalhub.com/2018/boston-needs-more-british-culture-group-says
Former Microsoft Engineer Gets 18 Months in Prison for Role in Ransomware Scheme - by @firstname.lastname@example.org
I don't mean to play the blind card, here, but blindness is a thing. WCAG is a thing. ADA section 508 is a thing. Respect thse tenants during development, and respect them on both backend and frontend. This favour only do I ask.
One of the things that drives me mad ... posting fixes to accessibility issues as screenshots. I would not report it if I couldn't see it. at least extend that same courtesy back to me. Thanks, world.
The massive amount of data generated by the Internet of Things impacts our lives in many ways, from improved weather forecasts to better healthcare. But none of those advances would even be possible without high performance computing systems.
Malware commonly hides as game cheats, hacks, and utilities.
People not doing what they are supposed to be doing ... ugh. My life five days a week ...
This page describes the mastodon.social instance - wondering what Mastodon is? Check out joinmastodon.org instead! In essence, Mastodon is a decentralized, open source social network. This is just one part of the network, run by the main developers of the project It is not focused on any particular niche interest - everyone is welcome as long as you follow our code of conduct!
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