Cross-Train to Become a Better Programmer

Programming attracts people from a huge number of backgrounds. I’ve seen great programmers who started as mathematicians, journalists, musicians, physicists, and mechanical engineers. Even formally-trained programmers come from a wide range of liberal arts, engineering, and business schools. It’s one of few professions where you can be rewarded just for being smart and working hard. […]

Change the World: Mentor FIRST Robotics

Team 3322 pit crew hard at work during the 2013 Bloomfield Girls Robotics Competition. Atomic Object is a company of poly-skilled, generalist makers. Chances are, you too are a maker or manage makers. You understand the world can be reimagined, improved, and changed in big ways. You understand that technology isn’t some force of nature, […]