Category: Career

It’s That Time Again

Time for me to announce I’m starting a new job! My time at Scripted was wonderful. I learned some really good life lessons and understand myself more as an engineer and a person. I’ve discovered I’m really interested in bridging that engineer to the world communication that is so necessary for both internal employees and […]

Accessing accessibility: Some SEO-friendly tips

This post was originally written for my work engineering blog. Check us out and see some interesting articles from my coworkers at goats.scripted.com. According to the 2012 U.S. Census, almost 60 million Americans (nearly 20 percent of the U.S. population) have some form of disability. While not all of these disabilities may affect the way […]

Flexbox: Tables of the Future?

This post was originally written for my work engineering blog. Check us out and see some interesting articles from my coworkers at goats.scripted.com. The greatest CSS gif of all time What is flexbox? Most websites design around grid systems. A long, long time ago, in Internet years, this was done using frames and actual table […]

If Your Only Tool Is a Hammer Then Every Problem Looks Like a Nail

Light on content again today. I’m having a bit of writers block I think. The life is boring but nice, so I don’t have as many existential crises to share with you. As a bit of a carry on to my dialogue last week, I’ve been thinking about the right tool for the job. I […]

No News is Good News? or A Short Discourse on Pair Programming

Things have been quiet here at casa de Lindsey which is good for me, but probably not as exciting for the people who (maybe, sometimes?) read this thing. Since April I’ve been relearning why I love being a software engineer in a supportive and awesome culture at Scripted. It’s a small tight-knit team and I […]

On to Smaller and Better Things!

My time with Udacity has come to an end. I made some amazing lifelong friends out of it and learned enough to fill a book but I decided it was time for me to trundle along to a new opportunity. So I’m excited to announce that I’m joining Scripted as a JavaScript Engineer! It’s going […]

Reminder: Choose For Culture!

Lately I’ve been interacting┬ámore and more with people trying to break into the tech industry. It’s something I’m keenly aware of as a recent wall breaker myself and my general desire to mentor and champion other people to do what they want. I recently had the privilege with my co-host and awesome, awesome person Jennie┬áto […]

Interviewing with Impostor Syndrome

As my abilities grow at Udacity, so to do my responsibilities. I give code reviews, I help mentor some of our junior engineers, and I lead my small internal team as a sometimes engineer/sometimes PM. But probably the scariest monster I have had to face was the idea of interviewing others. Even with all of […]