Tag: tooling

  • Jira makes me want to cry

    Every company I've worked at in the last 9 years, from small startups to multi-thousand-person public corporations, has used Jira for managing software projects internally. In this post, I want to explain what Jira is and why interacting with it at work makes me feel frustrated and unproductive. (Read more)
  • Transformative tools

    Since I switched into engineering 8 years ago, I've witnessed a few productivity and organization tools that have really been "transformative" in terms of how I do my day-to-day work. In this post, I want to share my personal, before-and-after experiences with these. (Read more)