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Author Archives: Antonio Di Matteo

Antonio is a passionate software engineer who continuously seek improvements and challenges. He is also a restless dreamer and at the moment he is potentially involved in such activity.



There are several acronyms which would definitely help to review code and design, improve it or confirm discussed decisions, because they actually are design paradigms and proven good practices. It’s hard to combine all of them in one easy-to-remember sentence and we wont create yet another super acronym or geek alphabets, even because the presented list is not comprehensive of ...

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How to easily optimize Task Management


When dealing with different types of tasks and priorities, often happens to mistakenly consider urgency and importance as synonyms and hence manage tasks, resources and time with a wrong approach. Urgency is normally driven by external or emergent factors: a customer request, a short deadline, a blocking bug. Importance is usually driven by internal factors: a well known technical debt, ...

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What turns a good leader in an effective leader


Everyone has experienced during his/her career good and bad leaders, leaders skilled on technologies and/or concerned projects/business and leaders who would only care about people management, relying on their subordinates for competences and problem solving. Of course, it’s not easy to find the best trade-off between hard and soft skills, but recent studies could help on seek for certain characteristics ...

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