On being a dev

The best thing about being a dev: you can work from anywhere anytime.

The worst thing about being a dev: you can work from anywhere anytime.

On working from home

Pros:

  • Better snacks
  • Better toilet paper
  • I can yell at my rubber duck

Cons:

  • Diet is dead
  • I’m almost out of toilet paper
  • The duck started yelling back..

On being productive

Remember your career is a marathon, not a sprint. To be successful in the long run, it’s just as important to take time to care for yourself as it is to focus on your work.

Source: Liz and Mollie on Instagram: β€œTag someone who might need to hear this today. ❤️ Remember your career is a marathon, not a sprint. To be successful in the long run, it’s…”

The Burnout List

Reasons for Burnout

11. Positivity bias: cultural blindspot of missing problems that are the repercussion of too much of a cherished value, like freedom, communication, and personal responsibility. β€œThe violence of positivity does not deprive, it saturates; it does not exclude, it exhausts.” –Byung-Chul Han’s The Burnout Society. A disease of abundance requires abstinence, not antidotes.

Source: Frank Chimero Β· The Burnout List