Two Team Theory

I have a theory. I believe that every person in an organisation is a member of two teams. These are your Primary and Secondary teams. I also believe that often when asked, if a human identifies both teams (I imagine most can) that they will incorrectly identify which their Primary and Secondary teams are. More

Driving Change In A New Company

Change in an ever evolving environment is crucial. Stay still for too long and the competition will have moved too far too fast for you to keep up. One of the primary focuses of my role is driving change. This change impacts a whole technical department and spans process change through to culture change. As time goes by initiating change becomes easier but this wasn’t always the case. More

Damn You, DateTime

So, yesterday (Sunday) I had a phone call, it was from the on call dev. There was a problem with some code I’ve written. Since midnight on the 31st August these crons that run every hour were erroring. Something about September reporting as October… weird. More