Some notes on people skills and emotional intelligence – 1

December 7, 2014

Five essential people skills: rapport building curiosity communication ambition and conflict resolution Assertiveness: the ability to speak and act in ways that naturally cause people to respond attentively and positively. Use phrases like “You could be right about that. . . .” or “I understand how you feel. . . .” Keep a diary of aggressive and passive behaviour on your part. …

Best Practices for Crafting an Efficient Build Script

May 9, 2011

When it comes to software development, a robust and efficient build script can be a game-changer. Whether you’re working on a Java project or any other type of application, the right build script can streamline the whole process and make life a whole lot easier for developers. Here’s a rundown of some best practices to keep in mind when you’re writing your build script: Platform Independence # Choose a programming language that is compatible across multiple platforms, especially if you’re working on a Java project. ...