Jon Oropeza

Software engineering and engineering software development teams. Mostly the people parts.


Seven For Sunday - February 16, 2020 - Remote isn't stopping, emotional intelligence, the myth of big data

1. Note Taking Game

How To Take Smart Notes: 10 Principles to Revolutionize Your Note-Taking and Writing by Tiago Forte

One of my favorite I Wish They'd Taught Us That In School discoveries is Principle 1 here, the rest are good too.

Writing is not the outcome of thinking; it is the medium in which thinking takes place

2. EQ, IQ

How Emotional Intelligence Became a Key Leadership Skill from Harvard Business Review

Warning: hbr's usual gamut of popups and ads. Worth the slog.

3. Distributed Systems Strategies & Tactics: Testing

Curated list of resources on testing distributed systems by Andrey Satarin