In this blog, I will try my best to document my career and learning experiences.
Don't compare yourself with seniors
My struggle with impostor syndrome. Or how I manage to stay sane in this emotional rollercoaster that is called 'being a software engineer'.
Async communication is just better
A senior architect shared some knowledge and material about async comms with me. Through my xp, I have comfirmed much of what he told me. Async communication is clearly better than sync communication (calls, in-person meetings).
I got a job
Back in december, I decided to quit freelancing and get a job in the crypto world. I got one, let me tell you the story.
Contract Offsetter POC
A proof of concept of a contract that can offset it's own footprint (CO2 emmissions).
How I made a Discord bot that rewards users with crypto
This is a project I have built for Toucan.earth. It took me almost 20 days to build it and I figured documenting it would be helpful to other people.
I have an article on CSS-Tricks
Super short announcement: I have an article on CSS-Tricks.
Why becoming a software engineer is a great bet
The software engineering field is an amazing field to be in. And aside from the basic growth statistics you see everywhere, I will show you a new argument for why you should pick it.
My Best Production Site Yet
This is my best work from a results standpoint yet. StirlingCooper.com is a membership site that has generated a high six figure USD amount and handled around 1,400 active users.
Why I Quit Freelancing
My argument to myself for why I decided to quit freelancing, even though revenue was growing and I was earning almost twice as much as the average Romanian.
A short story of how I got to be the software engineer I am today.
Welcome to my blog.