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Sally Lait @sallylait Suffolk, UK

🌱 Tweets about management, tech, and life. 👩🏻‍💻 🔜 @Farewill Head of Engineering (prev. @monzo). 👩🏻‍🦰 Speaker, coder, gamer, tea lover, 日本語. She/her

863 Following   4,573 Followers   23,149 Tweets

Joined Twitter 9/27/09


@SwiftOnSecurity Had some nerd friends around a couple of years ago. We opened The Wire Cupboard of Doom for some r… https://t.co/6taPOi6uSj @varjmes Also very true! Good luck with whatever you decide to do 😊 @varjmes Practical consideration: do you have enough cute hats to keep your head warm now summer is dead? If yes,… https://t.co/SdSH76rNdL
9/26
2020
@hugsparty AMAZING NEWS! so much love to you all! ♥️♥️♥️♥️♥️ Gemma is an absolute hero, and I look forward to meeting the girls one day!! @jukesie Hope that things turn a corner for you soon 😔 @Eva_Bec Do it for me and the awful rainy day I have!
9/25
2020
@TejasKumar_ @smashingmag Because of my gender 😒 @deanleigh 😂🙈 I believe it was probably from Amazon if you want to do this to yourself? https://t.co/qNIEY9t6LK @jesslynnrose We bought a catering company sized tin of cinema plastic nacho cheese in August and it was a glorious time @tomharman Only for myself, but I tend to base walks off of existing materials for the areas so they're not hugely… https://t.co/k8BhIeXU6N
9/23
2020
@johnmcg I'm based in South Suffolk, inland, and there are lots of lovely villages around (Lavenham etc), but have… https://t.co/aliHPQ7P6a @johnmcg A bit further south Pin Mill, Wrabness, The Naze etc all nice. Or go further North to places like Holkham.… https://t.co/TwUKV7woFV @johnmcg There are some nice walks north and south of Aldeburgh, plus also walked near Snape Maltings the other day… https://t.co/WNAcqHoQL9 @KirstyBurgoine Wrote a bit about it all here: https://t.co/PIrhBDUriQ @maxray I'm up for a crisp, clear day, but I'm very much a fairweather British outside goer! @KirstyBurgoine Nope, I decided to leave and my last day was back in July! Have been taking some time off to recharge ever since 😊 @johnmcg Did you mean Orford, or further afield? Orford-wise today I did a loop walk out past the castle, across… https://t.co/JMIjSMbxlxDuring September I've done 7 long, warm, sunny walks around the Suffolk countryside, mainly near water. It's been g… https://t.co/UNPKD2hliP
9/22
2020
@Geek_Manager @gazaston https://t.co/yzF9KkEitd
9/21
2020
@rachelnabors For your consideration... https://t.co/2vmgpwGYrF @rachelnabors I love this @jongold Other good ones: 1. Driving around volcanic southern Japan last Nov 2. The edge of one of my favourite mou… https://t.co/LRiMjfKrNV @jongold Belated reply. This was Austria in February, and I'm very grateful that I managed to have this time before… https://t.co/yYHX6MjVAo @gazaston Coupled with the interior of a crumpet, I think you're on to something.
9/20
2020
@siawayforward First off, yes for doing this! 🙌🏻 Second, I don't think it hurts to messages both. You could be tra… https://t.co/vNb59Pd9DA @andybudd For me there's a joy in remembering where/when I found/bought certain records, but it depends on how sent… https://t.co/Uj0R7NDuK6 @andybudd Everyone's replying w specific albums, but I'd say: re-buy the first 8 albums you bought on other formats… https://t.co/pTvcRDaqGn @ScribblingOn @dan_abramov Totally agree ♥️ After a tough year last year (and having to be in each others' pockets… https://t.co/LzQdXmtUDi
9/19
2020
@sarahjane_hale @patkua @CTOCraft @EzechiBritton Was lovely to get to talk with you all ☺️🎙 Starting in around an hour and a half, I'll be on a @CTOCraft panel talking about hiring and managing teams in th… https://t.co/MExh9KxlzV
9/18
2020
If you're thinking about changing role, please give them a shout to see if it could be a good fit. I'm not affiliat… https://t.co/i4KDChKfWhFull disclaimer: I interviewed for this and was very, very interested in joining. You'd be key in growing engineeri… https://t.co/Pc9dT6WIiU💼 Engineering Managers! The _lovely_ people at @LingumiLabs are looking for an EM. The spec is here:… https://t.co/M7KrkFKIC1
9/17
2020
Next up on CTO Craft Bytes: Join @EzechiBritton, @sallylait, @patkua and @sarahjane_hale on @CTOCraft this Friday a… https://t.co/tuoLB5D164
Retweeted by Sally LaitThe LeadDev content lately has been fantastic, and here's yet another great article (contains a ton of links to wid… https://t.co/3Ie6I0hr8wI've been taking a look at the Covid-19 case data we have for local authorities in England, and exploring how much… https://t.co/sd4ZtJ78Li
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9/16
2020
@virgittihart Have mentioned it to the person, will intro you directly if they're up for it! ☺️ @lily_dart Thanks Lily 💙 @drewm @anna_debenham Drew, you've ruined my watertight plan. You owe me one cake. @JamieKnight (Belated!) congratulations on the flat! Thank you for sharing 💙 @anna_debenham @boagworld @drewm @rachelandrew @clearleft Not sure I believe this. Please send cake for me to verify likelihood 😉 @virgittihart This actually came out from another conversation I had today (where there were similar themes!). If y… https://t.co/uAZekPIddx @thischarmingsam Sam, heyyy! 👋🏻 Thanks for sharing! @greeduan I actually think this will be really inspiring for the person, thanks for sharing 🙂 Good luck with your… https://t.co/MGl7ue5dea @ScribblingOn Jasmine dragon pearls. Dashi. @garrettc Well I've sent them this thread, so I hope they see it. That is BEAUTIFUL. I have similar on a CD-ROM somewhere 😂 @qubyte Oh of course, yes I can imagine 😔. Sorry should have put 2 and 2 together there really! Well physics' loss is our gain @qubyte I immediately want to know more about the earthquake element and why that made you less likely to go into physics and not more! @garrettc See I love that even though I asked this for someone else, I'm learning interesting things about people I… https://t.co/pbI1IBU7oC @Swain0 Liam and Noel Gallagher? 😉 @seb_ly 😂😂😂 Seb. That's a classic! @_duncanhall Was going to say, that's a "and the rest is history" leap 😂 Great story though, thank you for sharing @sammachin @PaulDJohnston Ah amazing, thank you for sharing this!Folks in tech! Tell me your unconventional origin stories so I can share them w. someone building their confidence.… https://t.co/DouT0cNgD4
9/15
2020
Certified young person Paul Rudd wants you to wear a mask. Listen up: https://t.co/GTks5NUBmR
Retweeted by Sally Lait @jordanfish I've always found this habit and the "hey do you want to buy my house?! Here's the listing!" posts supe… https://t.co/U7xjweWuAP @RichElse 🙌🏻🌊💆🏻‍♀️ https://t.co/MdgKbW9pfdLooking forward to chatting with @patkua and @sarahjane_hale about "Hiring and managing engineering teams in a post… https://t.co/jY4LPnQ1PP @hugsparty Good luck! @hugsparty Is your flooring person the same person fixing my oven? https://t.co/lykv1LJXPJ
9/14
2020
Talk submissions for the next #YouGotThisConf are still open! YGT is all about leading a happy, healthy work life,… https://t.co/WgKS9BMqkw
Retweeted by Sally Lait @tomcritchlow @colly I never saw your talk, Simon, but I definitely think there needs to be more nature talk in tec… https://t.co/IfwQFQpLao @katie_fenn @SheffCouncil I'm so sorry you've had to deal with this for so long 😟Leadership doesn't have to be loud. Take a look at @whereistanya's explorations of the differing engineering care… https://t.co/7e1Qmh2y1r
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9/13
2020
@olisocks YES @AndyDavies Glad I could help, Andy! Hope you find it useful 🙂
9/12
2020
✏️New blog post! In the coaching calls I’ve been doing recently one of the topics people need help with is working… https://t.co/HMHGpr01iC
9/11
2020
I had the pleasure of speaking to Sia the other day. She's an ace communicator, has previous professional experienc… https://t.co/7LtLXVlWJ6
9/10
2020
@MarcDe_ath Thanks, Marc! @rachelnabors Oh I'm sorry 😔. if there's anything that would help please say x @rachelnabors Me too 😔 I'm going to order a LOT of nice teas and books and candles and nest. But it's going to be… https://t.co/ZLg3v3fbZL @ShaneHudson Search for it and check out the (literal) story, it's really interesting! @anna_debenham Congratulations folks! 🎉Winter is undoubtedly going to be challenging, so I'm trying to make the most of now with long walks alone in new p… https://t.co/a7ocXuxUMwHey! We're looking for volunteers to conduct mock technical interviews for folks looking for their first eng role.… https://t.co/RdqxEKgwYU
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9/9
2020
@sambambo_ When I was working with the RNLI I loved how their team had brought in a 3pm breather. Everyone would st… https://t.co/HnVA9XfA2t @jordanfish I'm reading this like the request is literal, and you're requiring Andy and Mike to build this in personally. Love it @virgittihart Oh my goodness we didn't even talk about your shiba!! One for a future chat! 🐕 @sambambo_ Thank you! 💙
9/8
2020
@charlotte_dann @Farewill 🥳🥳🥳 @anna_debenham Wow, just saw this! I get extremely bored and distracted when doing indoor exercise so your focus fo… https://t.co/DDDGSQXnGv @alicegoldfuss You undoubtedly have enough suggestions now, but in case it's useful for the future I started using… https://t.co/iNl6v5cJ2E @ryanhavoc Thanks Ryan! @nirushika 🤗 @TomTobia Hahaha, thanks. I'm lucky enough to (mostly!) enjoy my work, but it's just that... work. Its very easy fo… https://t.co/8TNvPVj9W7 @jorrgames Thank you, lovely! I'm very pleased ☺️ Hope to be able to hire you one day when you hang up your wings 😉 @Crispioso Thank you, Crispin! 💙 I won't be too far away so if/when we can both travel it'd be good to catch up ove… https://t.co/WCnRaioLF6 @Geek_Manager @Farewill @Kindred_VC Thanks for the congrats, Meri, and obviously for all of your support over the y… https://t.co/ikCt075wxU @dhwthompson Thank you! 💙 @bigmetaleye @Farewill Ah thanks Tonks! 💙 @luisico Thanks Luis ☺️ @chrislees__ Thank you, lovely! 💙 @RellyAB This is so lovely. Good luck to him! @joeldevivre Thank you Joel 🤗💙 @rachelnabors Thank you, lovely Rachel! ☺️💙 @JessicaCregg Thank you! ☺️ @azuritena ありがとうございます!☺️ @alexjpate Thanks, Alex! ☺️ @dletorey Thanks Dave, I hope so! 🤞🏻
9/7
2020

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