DPL Reading List – July 3, 2015

by Russ Guill 7/3/2015

Here are some of the articles we’ve been reading around this office this week. More...

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Better Through Partnership: National Research Corporation and Don’t Panic Labs Improve Patient-Provider Interaction

by Russ Guill 6/30/2015

Don’t Panic Labs works across industries, and with clients large and small. Each of these are excited about different aspects of DPL’s offerings.

For example, one unique partnership is with Connect. This company is a joint venture with National Research Corporation (NRC), a large Lincoln, Nebraska-based provider of services to healthcare facilities. Specifically, Connect helps healthcare systems collect patient satisfaction and other self-reported patient data. More...

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Entrepreneurship | Leadership

DPL Reading List - June 26, 2015

by Russ Guill 6/26/2015

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Developing Software Products in a World of Gray

by Doug Durham 6/23/2015

Like it or not, we live and work in a world of uncertainty and vague requirements. I like telling people that very little in my life is black and white. Most of it is shades of gray. This is not necessarily a bad thing because I think it is what makes designing software products (and life in general) interesting and challenging. I don't think I would enjoy the ride as much if everything was straightforward, obvious, and deterministic. More...

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Software Patterns

DPL Reading List - June 19, 2015

by Russ Guill 6/19/2015

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Resources on Innovation

by Brian Zimmer 6/16/2015

As we work with corporations seeking to innovate and entrepreneurs pushing the envelope, I’m frequently asked to recommend resources to help accelerate their learning curve. Here are a few resources that have been very influential for me. More...

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Entrepreneurship | Leadership

DPL Reading List - June 12, 2015

by Russ Guill 6/12/2015

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SQL Server Maintenance for the Full-Stack Engineer

by Curtis Johnson 6/9/2015

Don’t Panic Labs is an office filled with full-stack developers. We cover all aspects of software — from JavaScript in a browser, to core business rules in C#, to performant queries and table structures in SQL Server. Full-stack developers have a vast knowledge of all technologies required to create a working system, but do not always have the time to become an expert in a single area of that system. More...

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Software Development Tips & Tricks | Software Engineering

DPL Reading List - June 5, 2015

by Russ Guill 6/5/2015

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On Innovation

by Tom Chapman 6/3/2015

Over the years, I have worked with a number of large and medium-sized companies on innovation related efforts. All have expressed the desire to innovate, but most have fundamental issues that prevent internal innovation from succeeding. At Don’t Panic Labs, we work with companies to help overcome technical limitations, but many of the fundamental challenges are actually cultural. Two that we see most often are Trust and Patience. More...

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Entrepreneurship | Leadership