Impostor Syndrome

"I'm good enough.  I'm smart enough, and gosh darn it, people like me." I feel like I've had to say this to myself more often.  The impostor syndrome has been hitting hard lately.  Watching social media, I think it's been hitting others in the industry as well.  I thought it would be a good topic …

Change Can Be Good

I haven't written anything in almost twenty days.  I'm finding writing is almost therapeutic. It's a way for me to sit down, focus, and organize my thoughts, both technical thoughts and random opinions.  Over these last three weeks I've had a lot of different thoughts go through my head.  I started a new job this …

Know how to code

To be success in this new age of enterprise infrastructure, every systems administrator needs to be able to write code and be able to read other people's code. It's a skill us admins need to be developing. The Start to My Software Development When I went to college, I did not study computer science. I …