My imposter syndrome, insecurity and depression

It is common for people in I.T. to suffer from imposter syndrome, and I am one of them. The feeling of self-doubt and personal incompetence. I felt like a fraud, working in the most reputable consulting firm writing software. My undergraduate degree was not in computer science. My initial work experience was in marketing which… Continue reading My imposter syndrome, insecurity and depression

My career transition to software engineer

It was a life-changing moment in 2014 when I received the letter about my work visa result in Australia. I was fortunate to get the job offer from my company to work as a marketing manager in Brisbane, which means I could extend my stay after a year of working holiday visa. Unfortunately, the government… Continue reading My career transition to software engineer

How to work with Product Manager as a Software Engineer

I know that feel bro, cuz I’m also a software engineer. With years of experience, I have met some great Product Managers (PM) and a couple of bad ones. It is difficult to work closely with a bad PM every day, a bad relationship guarantees you feel resentful at your job. That’s why I would… Continue reading How to work with Product Manager as a Software Engineer