I am a big podcasts fan. I listen to them all the time when I am waiting for something or commuting. They help me immerse into the western technology world from which Ukrainian tech community is quite disconnected. It is extremely unusual for me to meet at the conference some kind of world recognized guru or thought leader. Podcasts can not fully compensate for that because I can not ask questions while listening (and sometimes I desperately want to do so) but still I can…Continue Reading “My 7 favorite podcasts”

I have been working from home as a web developer for one year now. But before that I was a web freelancer for almost 4 years and for 2 years I worked in the office at SimCorp but my whole team was sitting in Copenhagen. So, I am a pretty experienced remote worker. I love this way to work and thus I try to be effective at it. In this post, I will share what I think it takes to be an effective remote programmer…Continue Reading “Becoming an effective remote programmer”