Category: Development

Beginner Tip: Soft Deletes in Rails

When you are learning Rails, all of the tutorials teach you how to delete an object from the application. This means actually deleting a row from a table…

The Problem with “Real Developers”

Software Development has a huge problem that, if left unchecked, will kill it. I think we are seeing evidence of this toxin already. It’s the idea of “Real…

An old idea to cure Impostor Syndrome

Over the last few weeks, I have come across a number of articles talking about or referencing “Impostor Syndrome”. It’s the idea that you feel like you don’t…