andre liem

tech - business - productivity

My Current Ergonomic Setup for Sitting
  • Seat is free to rock. I lean slightly back. My seats first fixed reclining position is too far back.
  • Arm Rests up to make arms 90 degrees, a bit higher. 3 notches up on my chair
  • Keyboard Tray is pretty level with arm rests
  • Legs are 90 degrees
  • Single Monitor in front about 2-3" above eyes
  • Second monitor to the side in vertical mode for notes and chat
  • 25 minute pomodoro timer to force me to get up.


Estimation Techniques by Jacob Kaplan-Moss

A great overview of software estimation techniques. I personally am using the uncertainty multiplier to create a low to high end estimate.


Quote - James Clear (Atomic Habits)

You do not rise to the level of your goals. You fall to the level of your systems


Stewart Butterfield on Product Market Fit

Podcast Apple - Stewart Butterfield We Don't Sell Saddles Here

Go to around 9:30 mark to hear his thoughts on product market fit.


Laravel Dependency Injection + Unit Tests

How to use the Laravel app helper to test classes.