Motivation Archives

The "go rogue" philosophy

Nov/03/2012 3 min read by Marco Monteiro

I’ve been meaning to write this post for a long time now. The problem was I never quite find the right words to do it.

The ”go rogue” philosophy is something that people follow every-time they want something to change. See it as a way to fight the system. Imagine you’re told to do something, something that you know is wrong and there’s a lot of better ways to do it. You have three options when that happens:

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The six months rule

Oct/01/2012 2 min read by Marco Monteiro

Last week I had to make some changes into a really old project. The problem was: when I started, I didn’t remember how old the project really was.

This was actually my first MVC project using Codeigniter. When I opened the project there was a couple of things that I started missing. First, no version control. Second, no comments whatsoever.

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