• The Perks of Mentorship

      At the beginning this year, a close co-worker of mine reached out about starting a weekly mentorship session with me. I had never had a mentor, let alone been one. I was honored that he asked me to be his mentor and happily accepted.

    • Rental Property Analysis Tool

      I recently purchased my first rental property which is something I have been wanting to do for quite some time now! Before purchasing the property, I did a ton of research. I read books, online articles and forums, and watched a ton of YouTube videos.

    • Don't Do This In Your For Loops

      Our intern got a ticket yesterday about a page that wouldn’t load for one of our employees. The page is a table that displays equipment data. In this case, there were 17,000 lines of equipment that needed to be displayed. But all she saw was a never ending loading circle.

    • My First Firefox Add On

      Tonight I decided to make my first Firefox add-on. I have thought about creating one for a while, but just didn’t know what I wanted to create. My original idea was to make a plugin that would “listen” for a change on the local page you were on to see if the file had been modified and refresh the page if it was. Well, that was short lived because I am limited to only using vanilla javascript for add-ons. So, I thought of another idea.

    • API Bearer Token Authorization with Node.js

      API authorization should be a must-have for most public-facing APIs. There are other ways to implement authorization suchs as JWTs, but I am going to show you how to implement bearer token authentication in a Node.js API.