Recently my company prepared new visiting cards for us, nothing special you could say, but we were asked what do we want to put on them 🙂
There are obvious things like first name and last name, a company e-mail address or web site. We could also add our Twitter and GitHub accounts – as we try hard to save the World giving all we can to OSS 😉
These were the obvious things, but the funny part was that we were able to choose the position name – you know, all that high pumped words 😛 We spent a lot of time trying to find what would be the best (for us and for each of us), like “software developer”, “java passionate”, etc. At some point, we decided to use “software engineer” term as is (apparently) a better sentence than “developer” ?!?
Never mind, with reduced set we started adding some prefixes like “senior” or “java” or … many others. At the end I have selected this one below, what do you think ?
And as usual some positively inspiring talk from TED: