Over the last few months, Tanya Reilly’s Being Glue presentation has been making the engineering rounds. And for good reason! Engineers at every level find themselves in roles where they do a lot of glue work – tasks that move…
The very first book review on steffersaur.us! Here I review Mike Julian’s Practical Monitoring: Effective Strategies for the Real World by providing my overall impressions, key takeaways, and recommended audiences.
In an ideal world, the path you take as an engineer is clearly laid out. But this is real life, and everything, including our careers, can get a little messy. Here I offer some of the approaches I’ve tried to figure out my next step and continue growing.
I’m an avid reader and enjoy gasp devouring technical books. Here I’ll review what I’ve been reading in the engineering space – what I loved, what I didn’t enjoy, and general takeaways.
Bonus: the odd piece of fiction may appear here if it feels relevant.