Category Archives: Career

The Code Review Blues

Code reviews. When incorporated as part of the development process, they may be carried out by a senior level professional (i.e. an architect, team lead, or dev manager), or by multiple developers on your team.  Sometimes you may go through rounds of peer reviews before the code is reviewed by a senior member for final approval. Often reviews have […]

Attending Build 2015 – What It Meant To Me

Originally posted on: http://geekswithblogs.net/lorilalonde/archive/2015/05/04/attending-build-2015ndashwhat-it-meant-to-me.aspx Being able to attend //build/ last week was a dream come true. In the 18 years that I have worked in the industry, this was the first time I was able to attend a major Microsoft conference. In the past, when working as a full time employee, I had never received […]

2014 – My Year In Review

Originally posted on: http://geekswithblogs.net/lorilalonde/archive/2014/12/31/2014ndashmy-year-in-review.aspx Looking back on 2014, I realize so much has changed in such a short time, and appreciate all of the good things that have come my way. Here are my favourite moments of 2014. Awarded Microsoft MVP I was beyond excited when I was awarded my very first (and hopefully not […]