Friday, September 22, 2017

RIF Notes #37

“Even where performance measures are instituted purely for purposes of information, they are probably interpreted as definitions of the important aspects of that job or activity and hence have important implications for the motivation of behavior" - Robert Austin

Friday, September 15, 2017

RIF Notes #37

"Think about how we can build platforms that lead developers to write great, high performance code such that developers just fall into doing the 'right thing'..the pit of success" - Rico Mariani

Friday, September 8, 2017

RIF Notes #36

"Power is given only to those who dare to lower themselves and pick it up" - Fyodor Dostoevsk


  • The <%: mystring %> syntax in ASP.NET 4 is equivalent to <%= Server.HtmlEncode (mystring) %>

Monday, August 28, 2017

RIF Notes #34

“One of the greatest ways to avoid trouble is to keep it simple. When you make it vastly complicated — and only a few high priests in each department can pretend to understand it — what you’re going to find all too often is that those high priests don’t really understand it at all…. The system often goes out of control.” -Charlie Munger

Friday, August 18, 2017

RIF Notes #34

“One of the greatest ways to avoid trouble is to keep it simple. When you make it vastly complicated — and only a few high priests in each department can pretend to understand it — what you’re going to find all too often is that those high priests don’t really understand it at all…. The system often goes out of control.” -Charlie Munger

Thursday, July 27, 2017

RIF Notes #33

“There is nothing quite so useless as doing with great efficiency something that should not be done at all.” – Peter Drucker