Top Tech Conferences I’m Watching Right Now

I don’t think of myself as an extroverted person, but I enjoy attending tech conferences. The buzz of being in a room of other like-minded people when there is so much to learn is difficult to replicate elsewhere. That said, I try to stalk the internet regularly for relevant conferences. I do email development by …

The One Where I Tweeted About Imposter Syndrome

On Tuesday, I tweeted about imposter syndrome. How do other #devdiscuss peeps deal with imposter syndrome? — Shannon Crabill (@shannon_crabill) September 27, 2017 I didn’t expect my Tweet to catch on, but it did. My phone has been blowing up with new comments, likes and retweets. It seems a lot of people can relate which …

The One with the Cover Letter

On a whim, I signed up for the EdX.org course BerkeleyX: ColWri2.2x Academic and Business Writing. It is a 5 week course with weekly journal assignments. I’ll be posting responses to the journal prompts here as I go. This week’s focus was on being a critical reader, note taking and annotation and to start brainstorming ideas for our …

The One with the Tone

On a whim, I signed up for the EdX.org course BerkeleyX: ColWri2.2x Academic and Business Writing. It is a 5 week course with weekly journal assignments. I’ll be posting responses to the journal prompts here as I go. This week’s assignment was to experiment writing in different tones or styles. With the example of writing a colleague for a favor we were …

The One Where I Signed Up for an edX Course

On a whim, I signed up for the EdX.org course BerkeleyX: ColWri2.2x Academic and Business Writing. It is a 5 week course with weekly journal assignments. I’ll be posting responses to the journal prompts here as I go. This week’s assignment was to write about what type of writing you do normally, your thoughts on writing and what areas …