Write before you're ready, write for yourself, quantity over quality, and a few other lessons.
17 Oct 2021  ·  7 min  ·  writing
Why the Amazon applied scientist takes the time to break down his work for readers.
My favourite project, how I write weekly and how you can start, and content I would like to see more of.
Pointers to think through your methodology and implementation, and the review process.
Three documents I write (one-pager, design doc, after-action review) and how I structure them.
Why did I start writing? What's my writing process? What's the writing culture at Amazon like?
How he switched from engineering to data science, what "senior" means, and how writing helps.
Setbacks she faced, overcoming them, and how writing changed her life.
As careers grow, how does the balance between writing & coding change? Hear from 4 tech leaders.
Surprising lessons I picked up from the best books, essays, and videos on writing non-fiction.
An expansion of my Twitter thread that went viral.
09 May 2020  ·  4 min  ·  writing
Why you should give a talk and some tips from five years of speaking and hosting meet-ups.
Using a Zettelkasten helps you make connections between notes, improving learning and memory.
Writing begins before actually writing; it's a cycle of reading -> note-taking -> writing.