Alessandro Romano

The Empathic Tech Lead

I'm addicted to details obsessed with how things work: from Cloud services to human relationships. Since my first Hello World in RPG Maker, I have come to believe that empathy and emotional intelligence are far more important in the IT field.

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Blog Posts

One-to-One Coaching: 3 Reasons Why You Need It!

3 min read

In today’s fast-paced, high-pressure business world, with so many companies struggling to meet demanding quarterly targets, it’s easy to see why some leaders think there is no time for anything as superfluous as one-to-one coaching. If you are in a leadership position or have aspirations of being one then do not give up on coaching just yet. Here are 3 reasons why you need to run one-to-one sessions.

Upgrade Azure Schema Registry Without Downtime

3 min read

Be careful updating apps due to breaking changes. Get inspired from what I did.

Mindfulness for Developers: Clean Code with a Clean Mind

4 min read

Mindfulness is a way of living in the present moment, focusing on what's happening right now. It can help you become more calm, relaxed and focused. This is an incredible skill for a developer.

My Morning Routine

4 min read

What I do to stay healthy and productive.

I renovated my Home Office

4 min read

There are things you should consider when creating a home office setup for remote working. Here's what I did.

Effective meetings start from the Agenda

3 min read

You can find here my recipe on how to properly set up an agenda for an effective meeting. The questions you'll need to answer beforehand will challenge you at the point you may recognize you don't need the meeting at all.

From Mac OS X to Windows as a Developer

3 min read

You may think you'll get a poorer Developer eXperience and miss a lot of features you take for granted. I can show you how I migrated to good ol' Windows without losing my head.

Quando usare useMemo e useCallback

11 min read

Le ottimizzazioni di performance portano SEMPRE un costo, ma non necessariamente dei benefici. Parliamo di costi e benefici di useMemo e useCallback.