Issue #364 - 2018-07-16 - How to be a successful leader?

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Hi there,

As per, Ilya Pozin (Founder, Pluto TV), If you want to be a successful leader, research shows there's a winning approach you can take -- and it may not be what you expect. For detailed insights, please read this.

Quick reminder about London Perl Workshop 2018, as you must be aware the next London Perl Workshop 2018 will be held on Saturday 3rd Nov 2018. You are invited to submit talk proposals. The deadline for submissions is Sunday 16th Oct. Talks can be submitted in one of the three categories e.g. Long (45-60 min), Short (15 min) or Lightning (5 min).

Please do join us and make it bigger than ever Perl event. For more details, please take a look.

Enjoy the summer and have fun reading the newsletter but don't forget to send in your suggestions.

Mohammad Sajid Anwar


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Want to think Like a Leader?

by Ilya Pozin

Ilya Pozin explaining the secret of becoming a Leader backed by scientific research.

10 Rules for Side-Hustle Success

by Jeff Haden

Jeff Haden explains, Side hustles are extremely popular. An estimated 44 million people in the U.S. have a side hustle; that's over six times the number of workers who hold multiple jobs. The process is easy; it only takes a few hours to set up your own small business.


Evozon Perl internship

by Samuel

Samuel announced Evozon Perl internship starting on 9th Jul.

My First ever talk at The Perl Conference in Glasgow 2018

by Mohammad Sajid Anwar (MANWAR)

I am almost ready with my slides for my talk. If you are coming to the event then please do attend my short talk and say hi.


10 Common Git Problems

by Michael Kohl

Michael Kohl taking us through the 10 most common git problems and their fix.

Undershoot: Parsing theory in 1965

by Jeffrey Kegler (JKEGL)

Jeffrey Kegler revisits the question "Why, despite all evidence, is parsing considered solved?", this time supplying some more background.

Becoming a Senior Developer

by Andy Lester (PETDANCE)

Andy Lester, in this blog, guides us through becoming a Senior Developer.


Upgrade from object-oriented to functional programming

by Wojciech Bazant

Wojciech Bazant explains his approach moving from object-oriented to functional programming.

Why I won't be speaking at OSCON?

by Bryan Hughes

Bryan Hughes pointed out some problematic language slipped into OSCON's Code of Conduct that added "political affiliation" as a protected class. He explains why it is problematic?


Moose Never Stops Testing

by John Scoles (BYTEROCK)

Its new test day again in the Moose-Pen by @byterock.


Call for Perl Conference North America Photos

by Dawn S. Wallis

Dawn Wallis requesting on behalf of The Perl Conference for help. If you have any pictures taken as past Perl Conferences (North America) from 1999 to 2018 then please share it with the organizers.

Perl and Hardware

Machine learning in Perl

by Sergey Kolychev

Sergey Kolychev, explains Machine learning in Perl series blog, focusing on the AI::MXNet, a Perl interface to Apache MXNet, a modern and powerful machine learning library.



by Yanick Champoux (YANICK)

One more gem from the bags of Yanick Champoux, that can help Dancer2 app replay terminal typescript captures.

Perl Tutorial

A section for newbies and for people who need some refreshing of their Perl knowledge. If you have questions or suggestions about the articles, let me know and I'll try to make the necessary changes. The included articles are from the Perl Maven Tutorial and are part of the Perl Maven eBook.

Accessor with type constraint

by Gabor Szabo (SZABGAB)

An older screencast about accessors with Moose.

Single Page Application with Perl Dancer

A new edition of the Dancer eBook was published.

Perl 6

2018.28 Введение в Perl 6

by Elizabeth Mattijsen (ELIZABETH)

The weekly awesome.

Perl6 Readline update

by Jeff Goff (JGOFF)

DrForr short and easy update of Perl6 Readline.

Weekly collections

The corner of Gabor

A couple of entries sneaked in by Gabor.

R&D at Graduway

by Gabor Szabo (SZABGAB)

A new episode of the R&D at $company series. Graduway is a small company that provides SaaS products aimed at universities, schools, enterprises, and other organizations.

How To Lead When You Have No Authority

An excellent article I saw in the latest edition of the Software Lead Weekly.


The Perl Conference in Europe

August 15-17, 2018, Glasgow. The Call for Papers is open.

Nordic Perl Workshop and MojoConf 2018

September 6-7, 2018, Oslo.

Swiss Perl Workshop

September 7-8, 2018 Bern.

London Perl Workshop 2018

Saturday 3rd November 2018 London

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