Readings for Lunch — [ 25 Apr 2016 ]

IMAGE OF THE DAY
Creating Concorde: the world's first supersonic passenger jet (source)

WORK

Management is great leadership

As a leader, you’re an enabler. It’s your job to be that shit umbrella, to enable people to do their best work and get everything else out of the way. It’s your job to help them to become better.

SOFTWARE

Pyramids and cathedrals

The transcript of an old talk ("The Computer Revolution Hasn't Happened Yet", 1997) still has a lot to say about our industry and our “craftsmanship”.