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Debunking Common Misconceptions About Freelancing

By Taylor Veino
Freelancing has been coined the “future of work” for a reason—it breaks the traditional 9-5 mold to provide the flexibility and autonomy that every professional deserves. This begs the question: with thousands of existing independent software ...
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How it Started Vs How it’s Going: Gun.io developers share their career journey before joining our platform

By Taylor Veino
Whether you’re hesitant to make the jump from salaried to contract work, or you’re just having trouble navigating your freelancing practice, going it alone can be scary. The list of pros and cons can be a long and jumbled mess that just leads to ...
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What’s your Software Development WorkStyle?

By Taylor Veino
You’ve most likely taken some form of a personal assessment. Myers-Briggs, enneagram, Rorschach, or even BuzzFeed’s classic “Which Office character are you?” test. Whether you’re a 7 with a 4 wing or Dwight Schrut, the end goal is to gain better ...
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Top 5 Technical Recruiting Fails

By Taylor Veino
Everyone knows the first step to acquiring quality talent, regardless of your recruiting process, starts with a quality job post. There is an art to creating a compelling job post that captures the attention of top technical talent while including a ...
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The 5 Heuristics of Senior Software Engineers

By Taylor Veino
 
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Proactively Managing Employee Turnover

By Taylor Veino
This is chapter three of the three-part series: "A Complete Guide to Capital Efficient Engineering Teams."  
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How To Conserve Capital with Engineering Team Management

By Taylor Veino
This is chapter two of the three-part series: "A Complete Guide to Capital Efficient Engineering Teams."  
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How the Gig Economy Is Changing the Tech Industry For The Better

By Taylor Veino
When it comes to changes in the way that business is structured, perhaps there has been no greater shift than in the way that people work. Hyper-connectivity, thanks to the rapid advances of mobile technology, means that the world of work has opened ...
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Tips to Building a Foolproof Cloud Migration Strategy for 2019

By Taylor Veino
More and more companies are embracing the magic of the cloud, and not just because it is “the thing” in tech! Running company apps via the cloud is cheaper, simpler to maintain, and much more scalable. 
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10 Essential Remote Workspace Gadgets

By Taylor Veino
If you’re a freelancer, you probably get this all the time from your friends and family. “I’m so jealous; you get to lay in bed and work all day, isn’t that the greatest?” 
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5 Use Cases for Amazon Workspaces That are Worth Checking Out

By Taylor Veino
Is jumping on the Amazon Workspaces bandwagon worth it? Cloud computing services are bigger and better than ever before.  Of course, this means Amazon is making sure its own computing service is at the top of the game (haven’t we been here before?).
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The Future of Work: Collaboration in Distributed Teams

By Taylor Veino
Contrary to the “lone genius” trope that films and grossly overstated autobiographies would have us believe, software is the product of collaboration. In the same way that engineers need to protect their uninterrupted focus time to produce ...
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