Jake Worth

Now

Home base:

βš“οΈ Portland, Maine.

Quote I'm pondering:

"Don't tell people how to do things; tell them what to do and let them surprise you with their results." –Gen. George S. Patton

What I'm working on right now:

  • πŸ–₯ Coding and consulting remotely for Hashrocket, writing Ruby, Elixir, and React. Celebrating six years with this stellar team.
  • πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ Teaching SQL workshops and mentoring at Code Platoon.
  • πŸŽ“ Writing for and maintaining Today I Learned.
  • πŸ“¦ Shipping side projects. Recently shipped: React Explained, The Bell, a Gibson Les Paul electric guitar copy from a kit.
  • πŸ“£ Preparing a talk for RubyConf 2020. I'm a waitlisted speaker.
  • 🧠 Trying to better understand: product development, organizational change, ethics of technology, type safety, mentorship & teaching, remote work, being a senior developer, entrepreneurship, language design.