Why changing jobs every few years is good for your career

  I recently quit my job.   My letter of resignation was short and to the point:   I had accepted an offer at another company and was giving my two weeks notice.   I read and reread my email a… Read More

Why every developer should work for a startup at least once in their lives

Shortly before I graduated from the University of Washington, I joined the startup company Twango as a software development intern. We were a web 2.0 company whose premise was to provide a centralized place on the web where… Read More

Layoffs done the Nokia way

I’m always amused at how life in the corporate world resembles a Dilbert comic. In an example of life imitating art (or in this case, life imitating a hilarious comedy), Nokia shut down its Kirkland, Washington office in… Read More