Software engineer, entrepreneur, geek. Second time founder, working on Birdslate: https://birdslate.com. YT: https://www.youtube.com/c/AlbertKozlowski
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It’s quite common (especially for software developers) to build something on the side. It could be a B2C, a B2B, or even an enterprise product. These projects can be built by one person or a whole team on a full-time or part-time basis. But where do we draw the line between working on a side project and having a startup?


Anything that looks too optimistic comes with a hidden cost

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Burnout


Legendary 10X developers: mythical creatures. Unicorns of the tech world, feeding on beer and pizza, writing thousands of lines of code per day.

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Why software teams should hire external consultants while adopting new stacks.

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Is headphone isolation the best way to create quality software?

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Software developers, your free time should not be a buffer

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And why it’s more than just a way of structuring code

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How neglecting them might cost you in the long run

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AWK, COBOL, Fortran, R…


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