I compare between teaching and my new career the number of times I’d cried by this point in the year. I then find myself in … Continue reading A Comparison: Tears
Today, I wish myself the happiest anniversary of serendipity and following my heart. John Greenleaf Whittier, you, sir, are a pessimist: No gladder words of tongue or pen than these: what was, what is, and what is still to come. Continue reading Here’s to the fools who dream.
The road to becoming an Automattician is long and winding at the best of time. It is filled with the perils of self-doubt and mountain-sized learning curves. This was mine.
Here’s a chronological guide that might help you through your application process.
Note: If you decide to apply, your journey will look different than mine. So much has changed since this time!
Lessons learned from Automattic/working from home: If you didn’t take care of yourself before, you’re probably not going to start when you find yourself with more time. Remember to practice.