When I realized I Was Not a Software Developer

A few years ago at the beginning of my 3-year freelancing journey, I just joined a project at a big, international marketing agency in Düsseldorf as a Business Intelligence Developer. This required me to stay in Düsseldorf Monday through Friday (at the time, WFH was not yet a thing) for 6 months. Back in Hamburg at almost the same time, someone I know asked me if I could help her optimizing and adding a few features on her website. No big deal, I thought.

7 Things I Learned (or was reminded of) From COVID-19 Pandemic

2020 would have been great. Great sport events such as the Olympic, European Football Championship should have taken place in this year. Metallica would have had a concert in the city where I live (although I haven’t got the ticket). I might have grown the Technology team I was (still am) in charge of. 2020 itself is a great number. But then the Corona virus came and changed everything.