Clock? We don’t need no stinkin’ clock!

By Josh Sherman
2 min read
linux
xmonad
productivity

So I’ve been using Xmonad for a little while now (one of these days I’ll blog about my recent OS / Window Manager trials) and the one thing that has left me a bit meh is the way the toolbars work. First off, there’s a myriad of options. Some work […]

Why developers (maybe everyone) suck at estimates

By Josh Sherman
1 min read
development
project management
time management

I’ll be the first to admit that I feel like my estimating abilities are horrible, but today I did an estimate, felt confident that I did enough due diligence and amazingly enough, even with a bit of justified padding was viewed as a reasonable estimate. So why after all these […]

Because if you’re not kicking your own ass, someone else will

By Josh Sherman
1 min read
reviews
books
reading

So I’ve been busy and have neglected reading for a few weeks now and decided to pick up Cold Hard Truth: On Business, Money & Life as I’ve recently become obsessed with Kevin O’Leary’s Twitter feed and figured it would be a semi-decent read as I wait for my Kevin […]