Specialists, Generalists, Incompetence, and Cognitive Bias

I wanted to continue a bit where I left off with a non-technical explanation of what people such as myself do and my commentary on evolving technology management.

Here is the abstract from Unskilled and Unaware of It: How Difficulties in Recognizing One’s Own Incompetence Lead to Inflated Self-Assessments (Justin Kruger and David Dunning, Department […]

Toorcamp: Hacking HR

Toorcamp was many things this year.

It was fun.

It was uncomfortable.

Dustdevils ate things occasionally.

It was turbulent due to the trouble with Levitate to get hackers to help promote their event for free or they wouldn’t fulfill their agreement to let us use the missile facility for talks and workshops.

There was some […]