I am active on StackOverflow and other Stack Exchange sites. I don’t usually post my questions and answers redundantly on afterecon.com, but I think this is a useful exception. See this answer from a Stack Exchange site called The Workplace. It addresses whether it’s permissible to use work experience and even concrete code from work … Read more On Work-Derived Open Source Code
This article explores the pros and cons of treating GitHub as a game. GitHub is a place where coders put their code. It serves as a technical tool, but it also serves as a social network and signaling device. Rep on GitHub, Stack Overflow, and similar sites capable of skill signaling can lead to sweet … Read more Github Gamified: Good?
Marginal costs are a major component of business costs. This article will address specific techniques and technologies which can be used to eliminate marginal costs for businesses. Collectively, these points create a business strategy which I am a huge fan of which is a minimal margin business strategy. These techniques alone won’t do the trick, … Read more Business Consulting: Marginless Business Strategy
This article will discuss reasons to reference Wikipedia pages. Wikipedia is a great resource with a mixed reputation. It is lauded as an introductory or quick reference, but despised as an academic one. The reason is simply that it is easily edited by just about anyone. This objection is a poor one. Wikipedia allows the use … Read more Why You Should Reference Wikipedia