I work in software development.
I summarized all the things I read about programmer stereotypes over the years, and added some of my own thoughts and conclusions.
Article: "Born for IT - How the image of software developers came about"
Video: GOTO Berlin (2016)
Slides: "Born for IT".
Thoughts on how to use software documentation to improve communication in an agile development team.
Video: The Lead Developer London (2017)
Slides: "We're Agile, we don't do documentation"
Article: "4 Goals of agile documentation" (Juli 2018)
Print: "Gute Teamkommunikation braucht mehr als nur selbsterklärenden Code", Objektspektrum 6/2018
A talk about pair programming, an agile development practice that still has only relatively patchy adoption across the industry. I talked about a few of the top benefits, then highlighted the challenges, and talked about why I believe those challenges are worth the hassle.
Video: XConf New York (July 2018)
Another video: Next, improved iteration of the talk (November 2018)
Slides: "To pair or not to pair"
A write-up of a time when I was part of a team inheriting a codebase from another team - how we approached it, some lessons learned.
Article: "Lessons from inheriting another team's codebase" (April 2018)
Artikel: Auf Deutsch bei entwickler.de (November 2018)