We are surrounded by noise – it’s time for silence. In this lightning talk, I explain how silence can:

  • improve your focus,
  • spark insightful and innovative ideas, and
  • help a group to quickly find concensus and make decisions.

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About Me

Chris Powers

Chris Powers has been leading software development teams for the last fifteen years, and he loves sharing his passion for building teams and software with audiences nationwide. As a Clean Coders author, Chris produced an educational video series entitled "Clean Code in the Browser". Chris is VP of Engineering at Thinkful and lives in the northern Chicago suburbs with his wife and two children. In his free time he enjoys drumming, woodworking, and tabletop gaming.

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