Zero Downtime Table Migrations using a Double Write Methodology

A database table’s lifecycle is constantly becoming more and more complex. It grows beyond its original territory, taking on new responsibilities and interacting with other parts of the code base in unpredictable ways. In order to keep the code ecosystem flourishing, it’s important to periodically refactor tables with…

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How my role as CTO has changed as we've grown to 100 engineers

The co-founder and CTO shares how his role changed as the engineering team scaled from 0 to 100 engineers.…

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What I Learned By Teaching Fourth Grade Girls to Code

I am lucky that I grew up with a family and community that always encouraged my agency and voice. Teaching girls to code empowers them in the same way by exercising their brains and pushing their boundaries.…

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Can I have a big impact without becoming an engineering manager?

Gusto Women In Engineering Roundtable Dinners…

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The shortest path is the scariest

How optimizing for learning helped us scale to 1% of small businesses in the US “Your vision is great, but it's all about execution.” If you’ve worked in startup environments or have tried to raise money for one, you probably heard this stated in some way, shape, or form.…

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