For the 2012 retreat, we returned to Lake Tahoe to enjoy the beautiful mountain scenery and the amazingly blue lake.
Recently, I was in Chicago to meet with a client for the majority of a week. While there, I was busy about 70% of the time coding, in meetings, and sleeping, I was able to get out and enjoy the city somewhat. There are still many things I wish I would have had time for, [...]
About 2 weeks ago (June 27th), I celebrated my one year anniversary of joining Voce Communications. Since the beginning, I have been given multiple opportunities to attend different development events, work on some awesome projects, and learn new languages and techniques. I feel lucky to be able to work with such a great team and [...]
In June, I attended the Android Bootcamp that is hosted by Marakana in their San Francisco office. While I have been dabbling in Android development for quite a few months when I have time, after this bootcamp I feel like I’m ready to begin developing some apps of my own. The bootcamp provided information about [...]
One thing that my employer, Voce Communications, really tries to push is professional development. We host WordCamp Orlando, attend conferences throughout the year, have weekly or bi-weekly code dojos, but the most effective and productive is MASH (Make Awesome Shit Happen). MASH is a week of non-client work (as much as can be avoided), where [...]