dttungz

10 Flips | 1 Magazine | 1 Like | @dttungz | Keep up with dttungz on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “dttungz”

The Coming Software Apocalypse

A small group of programmers wants to change how we code—before catastrophe strikes.<p>There were six hours during the night of April 10, 2014, when the entire population of Washington State had no 911 service. People who called for help got a busy signal. One Seattle woman dialed 911 at least 37 …

You're using HttpClient wrong and it is destabilizing your software

I’ve been using HttpClient wrong for years and it finally came back to bite me. My site was unstable and my clients furious, with a simple fix …

Software Development

A Visual Guide To Matching Suits And Dress Shoes

It's the eternal conundrum: What color dress shoes go with a navy or brown suit?<p>Style aficionado and redditor stRafaello put together this handy graphic showing which types of shoes match with which suits. It even lets men know which colors match best for a traditional look, and which are …

Neat

Is This the Perfect Way to Hire?

You don't ask for resumes and you skip the traditional job posting. One founder says this four-step process trumps everything else she's tried.<p>Hiring the right talent is vital to the success of your business. But busy entrepreneurs don't have time to waste sifting through dozens of resumes to …

Employment

Advent of Google means we must rethink our approach to education

Would a person with good handwriting, spelling and grammar and instant recall of multiplication tables be considered a better candidate for a job …

Don’t Make This Mistake When You Negotiate … Your Job

Knowing your BATNA is a first step, but you can do better. You should never enter a negotiation without first <i>improving</i> your BATNA as much as you …

Employment

30 Terrific Tools for Small Businesses

What are the right products and vendors to use for my business? At Docstoc, we have over 30 million registered members, and our small business owners & operators have always asked us this question. Sometimes we didn’t have the answers, so we built a free service, ExpertCircle to help business …

The Bad Habits of Good Negotiators

For a good part of the past decade, I’ve taught negotiation skills to diverse audiences—Fortune 500 executives, generals in the U.S. Army and Air …

U.S. Army

The Difference Between Managers and Leaders

It's time to face the music as a manager: You don’t always have all of the right answers. Your “it’s my way or the highway” approach to management …

How Incentives Demoralize Us

In the early 1990s, Switzerland was getting ready to have a national referendum about where it would site nuclear waste dumps. Citizens had strong …