Gems for Fun and Profit

The original version of NPM For Fun and Profit, written with a Ruby focus.

NPM for Fun and Profit

I spoke at the local Node MN meetup about the secondary benefits of extracting your shared code into NPM modules.

Knowing is Half the Battle

This presentation introduced our newly implemented integration with StatsD and Graphite to the rest of the development team. I wanted the team to understand what those tools are, as well as how to think about questions we could ask of them.

Git for Normals

I was asked to train our designers on how to use Git. I focused first on explaining what version control is and does, then moved onto terminology, then the nuts and bolts of interacting with Git. It seemed to go well.

Enhanced Ass-Kicking With Git

I gave this presentation at my amazing job, for our monthly Developer Lunch. In it, I summarize how to configure Git to bypass some of its archaic syntax and work more efficiently.