Watch out for burnout

Photo by nikko macaspac on Unsplash Working from home? How do you feel about it? I don't know about you, but from my experience working from home can lead to serious overwork and health neglect. When you have the working environment set-up at your home you can easily disregard your personal time and break the work-life balance. What … Continue reading Watch out for burnout

10 steps for a good code review

Photo by Charles Deluvio on Unsplash 1. Understand the problem Of course the first thing every code reviewer should do is to get himself familiar with the concrete problem which the implementation is meant to solve. You have to read the acceptance criteria, discuss them with the BA and with the developer to get the … Continue reading 10 steps for a good code review

10 tips for a pleasant and productive software engineer’s everyday

Photo by JESHOOTS.COM on Unsplash 1. Stand up every hour Yeah, it sounds trivial, but it is quite important not only for your health, but also for your focus. You can create a habit to stand up frequently or to make an effort to remind yourself by setting a timer. A pretty nice thing is the height adjustable … Continue reading 10 tips for a pleasant and productive software engineer’s everyday