Software Craftsmanship for Kids

Late last year I was invited to my daughter's kindergarten to deliver a presentation about our profession. I thought it…

Deliberately Crafting an Organizational Culture

Back in the day when we started ST6 we knew we wanted to build a company that would be a catalyst for profound…

The tragedy of DevOps

Ever since I can remember, I have always had a drive for optimizations across my daily life. From how I do my groceries…

Belonging Right from the Start

I dread being the new kid. On my first day on a new job, I suddenly become very self-aware of my every quirk, of every…

Birthday Special

Do you remember the last time you spent your birthday at the office? Did you feel festive or was it just a regular…

Startup Survival Tip #4: Culture is a Product on Its Own

I feel like I'll be beating a dead horse here. So much has been said about building a strong company culture, yet so few…