Your hiring process might be broken if…

After 20 years in IT I’ve experienced some poor hiring practices from both sides of the equation. Some of these include (in no particular order): When looking at your hiring process value stream it becomes evident that the time between each “phase” is measured in weeks and it’s not because you’re waiting on the candidate. …

Deploying a Python Flask web app on AWS Lambda

The best server is no server? OK, servers are still involved with “serverless computing“, but not ones that you and I need to worry about maintaining and scaling. While serverless platforms like Amazon’s AWS Lambda, Google’s Cloud Functions, IBM’s OpenWhisk, Microsoft’s Azure Functions, and others aren’t the right fit for every need, I’m beginning to think they’re …