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Find the Actual Question

Find the Actual Question

In life and in software development, what is the actual need behind what you’re doing? Are you asking the right questions?

Dad Questions

Dad Questions

As a parent, you might find yourself asking questions out loud that surprise you. Eddie shares a few of the questions that parenthood has brought up for him.

The Universe Will Align

The Universe Will Align

Instead of simply “moving on” from a relationship (or internship), try saying “the universe will align to bring us together again.”

Sun’s Out, Get Out

Sun’s Out, Get Out

In Minnesota, if you blink, you could miss the summer. Here’s a reminder to enjoy the warmth and sun while it lasts.

Don’t “Other” People

Don’t “Other” People

People can easily feel othered or excluded by simple details in web or mobile user experience. Here’s one example of how to make UX more inclusive.

Think About How You Think

Think About How You Think

Inspired by a book about how the brain works, let’s think about how we think, and take time to ignore snap judgments before coming to a quick conclusion.

Job Post: Senior Engineer

Job Post: Senior Engineer

Please note: We are no longer accepting applications for this position.

Software for Good is searching for a senior back-end software engineer who is passionate about our mission, eager to learn and experiment with new technology, and an enthusiastic collaborator.

Gratitude Part Deux

Gratitude Part Deux

Most people agree that being grateful is one of the keys to happiness, but the idea of living a life of gratitude is often easier said than done.

We Want Your Wish List

We Want Your Wish List

We want to build more software on our own to solve social and environmental problems, but we know we don’t have all the answers. So we’re asking people on the frontlines of these issues: What’s on your wish list?