DPL Reading List – September 30, 2016

Here are some of the articles we’ve been reading around this office this week.

Live Asynchronously – “If your job requires even an ounce of creativity, you’ll do your best work in one of these flow states. And yes, you can […]

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DPL Reading List – September 23, 2016

Here are some of the articles we’ve been reading around this office this week.

Bad Writing Is Destroying Your Company’s Productivity – “Requiring clear, direct, active language has two benefits. It forces writers to think through what they really mean and […]

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Setting Up Octopus Server

It may seem like I’m doing a lot of setup lately (see my last post on setting up Continuous Integration). And part of that is true, but I’m also coming up against the realization that so many of the systems […]

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DPL Reading List – September 16, 2016

Here are some of the articles we’ve been reading around this office this week.

Key Principles of Team Leadership (Thanks to Jarrod Wubbels for recommending this article) – “I’m a designer by trade. Design is fundamentally all about problem solving. Leadership […]

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Setting Up Continuous Integration with TeamCity

For one of my recent projects I needed to set up Continuous Integration from scratch on a server. Having never done this before I found myself assembling all the required components, installing them, and configuring them (and struggling now and […]

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DPL Reading List – September 9, 2016

Here are some of the articles we’ve been reading around this office this week.

And it’s Gone -The True Cost of Interruptions (Thanks to Jarrod Wubbels for recommending this article) – “People need roughly 23 minutes to go back to their […]

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Funability, Part 3 – Maximizing Productivity

Note: This post was co-authored by Chad Michel.

In this third part of our series, we are covering the importance of creating environments that maximize the productivity of your engineers. Here we are specifically talking about aspects of our culture and […]

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DPL Reading List – September 2, 2016

Here are some of the articles we’ve been reading around this office this week.

10 Tips Guaranteed to Improve Your Startup Success (Thanks to Jarrod Wubbels for recommending this article) – “Having had the good fortune to work with many entrepreneurs […]

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Managing Azure WebJobs with Base Classes

Azure AppService is my go-to when I want to create cloud-based applications. I have no desire to set up or administer a VM. Sometimes, though, you just need a service that quietly does its job in the background. That’s why […]

DPL Reading List – August 26, 2016

Here are some of the articles we’ve been reading around this office this week.

The 40 Best Places To Learn Something New Every Day – “Today, the worlds of learning and personal or professional development are literally at your fingertips. The […]

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