This article is for anyone who wants to stop hacking on regular expressions and spend the few minutes to truly understand them so that you can write them correctly on the first try and won’t be guessing anymore.
100 years ago in Internet time (aka 2004) I wrote an article about Regular Expressions for Macromedia (think Flash) DevNet. It seams to me most of the times I hear developers talking about RegExes they don’t really understand the cryptic syntax and are guessing more than understanding. Hopefully this article will help.
I have made some small tweaks to the content to…
The twenty attributes were sort of obvious and generally passed the sniff test. The sort of words that we love to see and think — “Yes — I’m Positive too.” Or.. “I Plan Ahead. I’m doing great!”
The list of Universal Positive Attributes:
Working Title — How Promotions really happen
When I started working at Turner Broadcasting System (TBS) back in 2000, I started as a paid intern while in my last year of college. Over the course of the next 16 years I moved through the ranks from junior developer to senior then over to management and eventually into a leadership role as a vice president overseeing video playback on digital platforms.
Because of my background, I have always felt an affinity for others starting off their careers and looking to move up the ranks. I had often heard that in order…
If you have landed here and are interested in Leadership then I am going to guess that you and I have the same goals for our teams. Let me define what some of those are so that we can assure that we are on the same page.
You want a team full of high performers.
You want a growth pipeline of talent.
You want a team of self-driven, decision makers.
I have spent years running highly successful and bought-in teams. I have been so fortunate with the people on my team that I have often questioned if this…
Technologist. Leader. Passionate about growth and helping others.