January 25, 2020

12 Things I Learned in My First Year of Managing People

Intent doesn’t matter. Impact does. Don’t give feedback when you feel pressure to do so; give it when your employee is ready to hear it. Trust your instincts and stay true to who you are, authentically; fight against the instinct to do only what other people want you to do. Don’t be afraid to be […]

April 2, 2019

.dev domain redirect and SSL

So, emalee.dev officially redirects to this blog! Despite being used as a redirect only, .dev is still on Chrome’s HSTS preload list and requires a signed SSL certificate regardless of whether it is sending traffic to a secured domain or not. Um, duh, Emalee. It’s right there in the documentation. 🤦🏼‍♀️ I had already purchased […]

March 24, 2019

The Proust Questionnaire, 2019

01. What is your idea of perfect happiness? I have a vision of a cottage in the countryside, surrounded by green and growing things. I spend my days moving at my own pace, reading books or gardening or writing or hiking. This is the feeling I do my best to capture on weekends and time […]