29 août 2016 10:38, par Amaury Bouchard

Answer (1 of 223): One of my favorite hacks is No Meeting Wednesdays, which we borrowed from Facebook. With very few exceptions, everyone's calendar is completely clear at least one day out of the week. Whether you are Maker or a Manager, this is an...

26 août 2016 15:55, par Amaury Bouchard

David Heinemeier Hansson (DHH), co-founder at Basecamp and creator of Ruby on Rails, is just badass. Instead of ‘living the dream’ and building a ‘unicorn’ company, he did something smarter: he self-funded a product that people want, grew his company organically to 100K+ customers, and committed to a vision that he could actually make happen.

26 août 2016 14:27, par Amaury Bouchard

What if we could use stress to our advantage?

19 août 2016 11:04, par Amaury Bouchard

This post touches on some things I’ve learned using AWS Lambda to build the Apex Ping uptime monitoring tool, which is built almost…

19 août 2016 10:54, par Amaury Bouchard

It’s the catch-22 of the startup world: you want to launch something cool, but you need money to do it, but you won’t have money until you…

19 août 2016 10:51, par Amaury Bouchard

During an interview last week I was asked to talk about the most impactful things we did in the early days at BigCommerce (2009–2012) to…

04 août 2016 15:01, par Amaury Bouchard

A curated list of amazingly awesome open source sysadmin resources.

03 août 2016 10:27, par Amaury Bouchard

Daniel Schauenberg described at QCon London how Etsy, renowned for its DevOps and Continuous Delivery practices, does 50 deploys/day. A fully automated deployment pipeline, thorough application monitoring and IRC-based collaboration are all important to achieve this rate of change while keeping risk to a minimum. Etsy has about 60 million monthly visits and 1.5 billion page views per month.

28 juillet 2016 17:21, par Amaury Bouchard

I’ve been programming in Object Oriented languages for decades. The first OO language I used was C++ and then Smalltalk and finally .NET…

28 juillet 2016 09:59, par Amaury Bouchard

It can be intimidating to get into user experience, but don’t fear: there’s plenty of help around. To help you navigate that sea of…