Confront Your Inner Critic

Confront Your Inner Critic

Have you ever felt inadequate? Like a fraud? Like you don't belong where you are? That someone is going to expose you for who you really are? Maybe you're experiencing impostor syndrome. I would wager you do awesome things. Maybe…

5 Essential Ingredients for an Awesome Tech Talk

5 Essential Ingredients for an Awesome Tech Talk

I believe one of the big reasons people are afraid of public speaking (or writing) is impostor syndrome. You may think... “I’m not an expert! I barely know anything! Everyone will know I’m a fraud!” Psst... here’s…

Developer's Serenity Prayer

Developer's Serenity Prayer

Oh Great Cloud, Grant me the courage to write the code I can, to escalate the tickets I cannot fix, and the wisdom to know the difference. Programming one day at a time, enjoying one function at a time; accepting…

Community Spotlight: Brendan Forster

It is my pleasure to present this community tribute to Brendan Forster, written by guest author Mord Zuber. I first met Brendan when I was looking for an open source project I could contribute to. At that point in the…

Customize Your VS Code Icon

(Or any application icon, for that matter.) The orange Visual Studio Code icon seemed to rub a lot of people the wrong way. So much so, Microsoft is changing it in the next release. Some folks were so displeased with…