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"Good Enough"

"Good Enough"

The balance between learning and shipping all the things and all the other things.

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Barrett Clark

March 10, 2015
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  1. “GOOD ENOUGH” @barrettclark

  2. BALANCING Learning all the things Shipping all the things All

    the other things
  3. https://flic.kr/p/vA9XM

  4. PREFERRED HTTP LIB? • Net::HTTP • HTTParty • Rest Client

    • Faraday • Something Else
  5. RUBY • Rails has 211 versions

  6. github.com/barrettclark/gem-churn

  7. RUBY • Rails has 211 versions • New MRI Ruby

    every Christmas • Infrastructure • Webserver/App Server • Configuration Management/Containerization X215
  8. JAVASCRIPT • Just Javascript • Prototype • jQuery • Ember,

    Backbone, Angular, React, ???
  9. https://flic.kr/p/9p2dBc

  10. Can’t Stop Won’t Stop https://flic.kr/p/5N7qTG

  11. MY STEAMROLLERS

  12. STAY CURRENT

  13. TOOLS Write the code. Deploy the code. Any code.

  14. THAT PROJECT I can’t put it down. I dream about

    it’s code.
  15. MESSIAH COMPLEX This really boils down to trust doesn’t it?

  16. COMPUTER SCIENCE? Nope, marketing degree here.

  17. PRIVILEGE

  18. https://flic.kr/p/83gHRE

  19. I DON’T WANT TO BE “THAT GUY” • Bottleneck •

    Unproductive • Slow • Difficult https://flic.kr/p/qx3Gjm
  20. WHAT DO YOU DO?

  21. SELF AWARE

  22. https://flic.kr/p/fjTszB

  23. @travelchewy

  24. Trust diffuses worry https://flic.kr/p/98RydW

  25. PRACTICE

  26. Code Methodology Teamwork MVP

  27. –Barrett Clark “I don’t know how this works”

  28. THOSE VOICES HAUNT

  29. LET IT GO

  30. LET IT GO

  31. https://flic.kr/p/64ccrt

  32. FEED YOUR SOUL

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  35. HERE’S THE THING

  36. WORK WILL STILL BE THERE

  37. YOU’LL FIGURE IT OUT* *Probably

  38. YOU DON’T HAVE TO FIGURE IT OUT RIGHT NOW Tomorrow

    is another day
  39. FAILURE IS OKAY Really.

  40. I STILL STRUGGLE WITH ALL OF THIS Confession

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  43. THANK YOU I hope this talk was good enough…