We had our 2nd ShipIt Day at Caktus last week. ShipIt (coined by Atlassian), in case you don’t know, is an exercise that allows your team to work on alternative projects in a 24-hour hackathon. We brainstorm ideas related to Caktus, break into small groups and try to build ...Read more
Posts for category: Culture
PyCon is one of our favorite conferences here at Caktus. We’ve been attending for the past 4 years now and it is amazing to see how much the community has grown. This year is especially special because Jesse Noller and the Python Software Foundation (PSF) came to us to ...Read more
Yesterday evening I delivered a brief talk to the meetup members of the NCTech4Good meetup in RTP on the topic of interpreting a RFP.
The basic premise is that due to a disconnect from the people who help write and distribute RFPs and those who respond, the returned proposals often ...Read more
It's been one week since I posted my wrap-up of the first day at Djangocon, and although I didn't get the chance to cover each day individually I wanted to post a quick conference wrap up.
Overall ...Read more
Diversity is important in a workplace environment. Having different points of view from people with different life experiences brings creative new ideas and innovative solutions to the software development process. As a team of web developers that designs and builds custom web applications, creativity and gender diversity, I would argue ...Read more