Career Articles

How Do You Start In The Tech Sector?

How Do You Start In The Tech Sector?

April 9, 2018

The tech sector, if you know what you’re doing, is easier than most fields to get started in. However, you do have to know what you’re doing. In this post, I’m going to step through a series of ways to get started, in case you’re not sure.

Learning About Security, and Some Other Things

Learning About Security, and Some Other Things

April 16, 2017

It’s been about a week since I decided to become a security-focused developer, and already clear change is afoot. I’m excited about what’s coming. However, it’s not been without some challenges.

Becoming a Security-Focused Software Engineer

Becoming a Security-Focused Software Engineer

April 9, 2017

There comes a time in your life when you have to look yourself in the eye and decide that you’re going to stand for something in your career, that you’re going to make it mean something. Today, I’ve made that choice!

Should You Learn That New Skill?

Should You Learn That New Skill?

April 1, 2017

A friend and I were talking recently about learning new software languages, and other technical concepts; something that most tech people do on a regular basis. But during the conversation, he brought up a really interesting point - how do you know when it’s worth it?

What Does Being A Freelancer Mean?

What Does Being A Freelancer Mean?

April 28, 2016

Are you a freelancer? Do you think like one? If not, it may be costing in more ways than just lost income. Take a walk with me today as we consider two essential changes you need to make when you become a freelancer.

Reflections on Ruby from a PHP Developer

Reflections on Ruby from a PHP Developer

April 10, 2016

I’ve been looking to break away from PHP and web-based development for some time now. But doing so has been a case of easier said than done. Recently, though, I’ve managed to make a breakthrough.