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January 8, 2018

Managing Diversity Change

When I was working at Shopify, I realized that the team had grown in a direction I wasn’t entirely happy...

March 19, 2017

An Open Letter to Fem-Designers-in-Tech

Dear Ladies, Sandberg's book sucks. Let's just start there. The industry is unfair and the odds are stacked...

March 12, 2017

Hack Days

Hack Days at my company usually pass without me participating. My distaste for hackathons means I typically spend the time...

March 5, 2017

The Obvious Question

I wrote this to answer a question I get pretty often. I tried for many years to side-step the conversation...

February 19, 2017

Running from Burnout

Five years ago I burned out spectacularly. It was emotionally overwhelming and it’s all-consuming nature made me useless at work....

November 6, 2016

Curating the Same Future

Jon Ronson outlines the dangers of group-think in his latest book, “So You’ve Been Publicly Shamed.”[1] After running through several...

November 22, 2015

Tech Life, A Pro/Con Snapshot

I never really thought I’d end up in tech. The web was brand new when I started making websites and...

October 29, 2015

Wearing Yesterday

There has been much talk about the Law of Accelerating Returns recently in the context of artificial intelligence especially since...

September 18, 2014

From the Desk of the Politely Angry

I sat in the audience while someone stood in front of me using sex and women as punchlines in his...

January 8, 2018

Managing Diversity Change

When I was working at Shopify, I realized that the team had grown in a direction I wasn’t entirely happy...

March 19, 2017

An Open Letter to Fem-Designers-in-Tech

Dear Ladies, Sandberg's book sucks. Let's just start there. The industry is unfair and the odds are stacked...

March 12, 2017

Hack Days

Hack Days at my company usually pass without me participating. My distaste for hackathons means I typically spend the time...

March 5, 2017

The Obvious Question

I wrote this to answer a question I get pretty often. I tried for many years to side-step the conversation...

February 19, 2017

Running from Burnout

Five years ago I burned out spectacularly. It was emotionally overwhelming and it’s all-consuming nature made me useless at work....

November 6, 2016

Curating the Same Future

Jon Ronson outlines the dangers of group-think in his latest book, “So You’ve Been Publicly Shamed.”[1] After running through several...

November 22, 2015

Tech Life, A Pro/Con Snapshot

I never really thought I’d end up in tech. The web was brand new when I started making websites and...

October 29, 2015

Wearing Yesterday

There has been much talk about the Law of Accelerating Returns recently in the context of artificial intelligence especially since...

September 18, 2014

From the Desk of the Politely Angry

I sat in the audience while someone stood in front of me using sex and women as punchlines in his...

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November 8, 2017

Follow Your Own Advice

Out of all the advice I give I tend to give this one the most often. It’s old-school advice drilled...

April 9, 2017

Two Habits that Changed my Career

It’s the small things that make big waves. I have two habits I’ve picked up over the years which I...

April 2, 2017

On Commitment

The biggest lessons I’ve ever learned were from periods of extended commitment. Our available choices now send us into paralysis...

March 26, 2017

Retrospectives: Bring Me Only Problems

Asking for solutions first is bad management advice. ‘Don’t bring me problems—bring me solutions!’ teaches your team not to speak...

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