Pragmatic Dave on Passion, Skill and 'Having A Blast'

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I spoke with Jim Coplien at QCon Long, 2007. We chatted about Passion, Skill, and ‘Having A Blast’, touching on agilility in publishing; how to turn what you love doing into a book; programming (and methodology) monocultures; staying limber with code “katas”; and advice for academics—help your students live with the passion of a 5-year old!