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To start his talk, psychiatrist and psychoanalyst Dr. Kerry Sulkowicz admitted to being at a bit of a loss when asked about best practices for leading through a pandemic. "The honest answer is I don't know," he stated, "because none of us has lived ... read more

Taking direct aim at the narrative of the "all in" entrepreneur who takes extreme risks and depletes their bank account before ultimately succeeding, noted NYC VC Charlie O'Donnell started his Stride Consulting “Leading through Adversity” talk on May ... read more

In response to these unprecedented times and the challenges that they are bringing to company leaders, Stride Consulting launched a speaker series entitled “Leading through Adversity” on May 26th. In the series, experts from around the globe, from a ... read more

Today, we launch a very special event - a speaker series on Leading Through Adversity. read more

Many technology companies are going remote—and abruptly—in attempts to combat the spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19). Such a drastic change in the working environment can be a shock to the system of any company, but it doesn’t have to be. Below you’ll ... read more

As Agile developers, putting our users first means taking their privacy seriously. No team wants a surprise pivot to a compliance project that throws off its momentum. And no one enjoys reading a cringeworthy email that personal information has been ... read more

Recently I’ve spent some time learning Elixir: My First Week With Elixir As A Rubyist, and I am really enjoying it. I want to share with you what I have learned about an Elixir concept called GenServer, and how I am approaching writing tests for it—with ... read more

I recently started learning Elixir for an upcoming project. As part of my usual prep work, I have studied the language documentation, walked through the Koans, and practiced some katas on Exercism.io. read more

Michael: 00:00:04 Thank you Debbie. Thank you Sandi and David for joining us tonight. So we're here to talk about continuous learning as a lead developer. If you go to Twitter, you can go to NYCTechDebates. You can tweet or retweet anything you're ... read more

Dependencies: Solr 7.5 Cassandra 3.11.3 Node v10.13.0 Restify 7.2.2 TypeScript 3.1.6 What is Solr? Solr is a powerful search platform built on Lucene. Similar in nature to the more popular ElasticSearch, Solr focuses on text search whereas ElasticSearch ... read more