When you join an engineering team, you'll spend a large portion of your time maintaining legacy systems. Forget all the cool things you learned in school!
Popular business literature often depicts ageism as something that only happens to people over 40. In my experience, no one is safe from age discrimination.
Ever been asked to finish work by some impossible deadline only to be forced to wait on everyone else? If so, welcome to the military mentality.
As I continue to struggle with coder elitism, I felt it was necessary to remind everyone that cooperation requires compassion. It's time to ditch the irony of coder infallibility.
When engineering is all that is pushed in modern society, you can probably imagine why the field is full of arrogance. I'm here to tell you that engineering isn't something to get too proud of.
If you've had a chance to read the Military Mentality article, then you know I can't stand the inefficiencies of project management. When I was an engineer, some days I'd buried in work while other...