Two years at 10up

There’s nothing wrong with treating a job as just a job, punching in at 8 and out at 5. I have had jobs that either warranted (or elicited) that level of engagement, resulting in an arm’s-length attitude.

Happily, that has not been the case with my current employer: 10up, a WordPress-centric web agency focused on delivering simple (maybe even fun) online publishing experiences.

Today is my two-year anniversary at 10up. I can honestly say that this has been the best job of my life, delivering equal parts challenge and reward. Despite only being here two years, the experience I have gained feels more like a decade’s worth.

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Effectively Managing a Task Queue in Basecamp

Not every project I manage is a start-to-finish standalone endeavor. Some are ongoing support agreements in which my team provides engineering and consulting for our clients. These can range from long-term planned work to one-off short-term requests. But, regardless of the type of work, I instill the same workflow to keep things moving along appropriately throughout the life of the request.

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