Crew Demo 1

So this weekend has been one of the highlights of my career, in a lot of ways. I hadn’t contributed to SpaceX for the Falcon Heavy last year, but now I’ve been here just over 12 months, and… Read More

2018 Aerospace Games (aka Working Here Month 6)

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Why I Move Jobs

A friend of mine who has a very fine job recently asked me, and a couple of other friends, how we decide when to take a new job. The issue came up because he was made an out-of-the-blue… Read More

Working Here — Week Four

So moving to California (and coordinating with my fiancĂ©, who is not QUITE out here full time yet), starting a new job at SpaceX, and trying at ALL to do homework/research/thesis work for school has me rather busy!… Read More

Quick Management Maxims For Doing Things Well

I like boiling things down to useful maxims. It’s not always appropriate. The world is more complicated than one liners. But sometimes it’s useful to have these things, to focus one’s philosophy. Here’s a few. Lead the way… Read More