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Sally Lait @sallylait Suffolk, UK

🚀👩🏻‍💻 Senior Engineering Manager @Monzo (🕸️ Web Discipline Lead & 💬 Ops Collective Eng Lead) 👩🏻‍🦰 Speaker, coder, gamer, tea lover, 日本語. She/her

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Joined Twitter 9/27/09


@ScribblingOn What are emails...? 😒 (I'm so bad at this now) @NekomimiScience FemShep 💙💙Highlight of today was presenting at our Engineering Management All Hands to take the other managers through the ne… https://t.co/40dijGPWZ1
2/19
2020
Been lazy with what I've cooked lately as my energy has been low. Decided to put in some more effort and be a bit m… https://t.co/4CVxnCRMHK @jaffathecake Jake, you can't leave it on a cliffhanger like that! When does season two come out?!
2/16
2020
@mondomascots Favourite crisps ever ♥️ @BOUKUN_HABANERO @jukesie @ldodds Good luck! Hope it turns out well for you @nirushika Ah Sheree that sounds rubbish, I'm so sorry 😔 Especially when it's something you're aware of and trying… https://t.co/1hwJBFS0C3 @nirushika I fully support this 😉 @nirushika For me it's a combination of sensory things (types of clothes, tea), location (it helps me hugely to phy… https://t.co/MyhNlBrFfw @nirushika Can you picture a time when you felt truly disengaged? Where were you? What were you doing/hearing/smell… https://t.co/65kgmVwHkSWeekends 💚 https://t.co/HGcOg9pFaW @joeldevivre @deanleigh will try to snap you up to speak if he hears that! And more to the point how have we not t… https://t.co/BVjAOsFRo9 @maxray Sush! Yay!!
2/15
2020
@goo Ooh, sounds interesting! I can't make it but shout if there's a video later ☺️ @goo @theuxconf Oh very cool! Be friends with @MissRachilli if you're not already, she's aaaaaaace. What's your talk about? @JacoKoster For me it's not necessarily that you can't do this stuff on your own, but sometimes it's just really va… https://t.co/hvFyFJwpjs @danjdavies This is going to be one of those historic moments, like when I could finally confirm that @StuRobson wa… https://t.co/mPpN8JdsM8 @lara_hogan 🙌 https://t.co/9xs1pBvG1SI wasn't able to speak last year, but am SO pleased to be able to be part of my local conference this time around!… https://t.co/jlHrqkLuJV @marcysutton Thank you for prompting me to get it posted! 🙌Happy Friday, fellow managers! Marcy's tweet earlier in the week sparked me to finish a post I'd been sitting on fo… https://t.co/ZaFyvKSJmQ
2/14
2020
@__apf__ My small mind was blown by cornflour and water solid/liquid (https://t.co/wZpg3DRcLC) Or how about erupti… https://t.co/ITLeGB8vTn
2/13
2020
@Ysgawen Hence why I encouraged people in a position of influence riiiiight below. It works two ways, right? If th… https://t.co/k1M35g6JGhThis! As someone who caught a nasty thing at the start of November and who is still suffering effects, please stay… https://t.co/6BOundBfm1
2/11
2020
@SignalsMidwest @misfortunebiccy Ace, thank you! Will plan to make one of them 🙌 @SignalsMidwest Oooooh! Any plans to play other places whilst you're over this way, or just a flying visit? 🤞 @zemblamatic I think my favo(u)rite part is the jaunty ham presentation @ColDigital @deanleigh @SourRaspberri Love that you've branded the conference around Ashleigh 😉
2/10
2020
Spending today cosied up in the warm whilst the winds rage outside. 🌸 Exercise 🌸 Japanese study 🌱 Expenses 🌸 House… https://t.co/D6B6Gk82YL
2/9
2020
@ohhoe I feel this. When I get over-tired I start sneezing, right up to having full blown flu-like symptoms when I'… https://t.co/c22aE7JkQf @SafetyAba3 Sorry, I don't know anyone in Texas 😔First gardening morning of the year. The brown bin is full, two flowerbeds set up ready for spring, and lots of cut… https://t.co/9hT9SVI3kE
2/8
2020
@lily_dart @FutureGov Congratulations, Lily! 🙌
2/7
2020
@type__error Yesssssss 🙌🙌
2/6
2020
I've really enjoyed having Gwen as part of our group of managers and am sad about this 😢. Hire her for ALL THE THIN… https://t.co/JeG66OARhy
2/5
2020
Our senior UX position @glitch is still open if you know anyone looking – we especially welcome applications from u… https://t.co/v1oQZhB0sP
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2/3
2020
@ldodds Add chicken stock, simmer for 30 mins covered. Add beans (I use 2 types of white) and tin of sweetcorn inc.… https://t.co/zKmlcC54sS @ldodds There are some online, but like most things I cook mine's a bit on the fly! Essentially chop + fry onion. A… https://t.co/4EvRTFpzwQ(bullet style stolen from @varjmes because it makes me happy when I see his)Felt too fatigued to do fun plans yesterday, but managing a more productive day today. 🌸 new rope on the rowing m… https://t.co/EmHkLCUV56
2/2
2020
We all know someone who seems superhuman. They look out for others, lift spirits, & deeply shape team culture. Some… https://t.co/H4Z6Svrhbt
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2/1
2020
@deanleigh @maxray How did you not know about the beer festival?! I'll be there tomorrow, it's ace 👍
1/31
2020
I’m looking for two engineering managers to join me in our Platform collective at @MakingMonzo 🙌🏻💪🏻 If you have a… https://t.co/FZLfmkRHo6
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1/30
2020
We’ve upgraded to the new version of 3D Secure to try make online shopping a safer experience for our customers.… https://t.co/tnA6ycc5Y0
Retweeted by Sally Lait @MargaretOunsley My point is that by not researching or having a worldview that considers those essential situation… https://t.co/uTSKx66Pio @MargaretOunsley I wasn't suggesting "half a ban" or exceptions
1/29
2020
@elibelly @type__error 💖
1/28
2020
@nekoerine Hey, I'll follow and DM 🙂 @andrewvicars 総まとめ Kanji, 中級へ行こう, plus have 'real' reading material 🙂 I like books generally though, I like physical things for reading. @andrewvicars Of course! I have a lot of different ones though, the variety helps me with different aspects. This i… https://t.co/cdrDgiSJxS @rirwinjr For me it's less about the tea itself and more about the deliberate calm rituals. Maybe try a cup next ti… https://t.co/gWhdYK3qYA @rirwinjr Jasmine dragon pearls, my main tea 🙂 I do enjoy an Earl Grey thoughMy mental health has been rubbish lately, and I'm tired of it. Regaining some happiness from a calm afternoon of st… https://t.co/HB0iktItqk
1/26
2020
@stompydan "Snowclone" is a new word to me, thank you! This is also the second time today I've seen reference to Eskimo words for snow 🧐 @defur_ そのブロッコリ🤤🤤🤤
1/25
2020
@jackremmington I'm sorry for the extremely late reply, I locked down my mentions tight at the time and only just s… https://t.co/5YPFJq1c9N
1/24
2020
@chrislees91 🤣🔑 @defur_ どのメンバー??
1/21
2020
@varjmes Have you ever tried gel nails? It changes the texture and makes it feel a lot thicker. I'm a stress biter… https://t.co/D6mTafvlLJJust had my first coaching session with @lara_hogan and can already tell how valuable this will be 💙 Very thankful… https://t.co/iny2zJwcTb @Thayer Not exactly, but we have an employee assistance programme which includes some access to therapists, we also… https://t.co/JaJemdZ5Q2 @cookywook This is a delicious Schrödinger's declaration of gifts puzzle @jameesy +1 for your own blog (Hugo + Netlify for me)
1/20
2020
@jesslynnrose Reading, baths, candles, Japanese study, video games. In better weather gardening.
1/19
2020
@kieranmch Football facts. I could name any stat in a Panini sticker album for years, and had CD-ROMs that were qui… https://t.co/LJMAwd6FvE @marsty5 Hope you have a restful and restorative weekend and next week is a better one for you 💙
1/18
2020
@jesslynnrose Jess, I'm so sorry! 💙 But as you've said in your replies, it *will* be ok and I look forward to where… https://t.co/LMMhaOcD9KHi, I'm Jess 👋 I've been let go in the Mozilla layoffs. I'm now free 2 days/week for contract work in developer re… https://t.co/TBSkI76If6
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1/17
2020
❓🔥 Does your organization have a dedicated rotation for incident managers who are pulled in for larger incidents? I… https://t.co/U9B5w7L4Mx
Retweeted by Sally Lait @csswizardry @stopsatgreen @samsmithsbeer Oh....wow. @stuartwilks When you reply to someone, if you touch the list of names you can untag anyone that you're not directl… https://t.co/xx4oUUU3S2
1/16
2020
Feeling quite bittersweet about this. On the one hand it's always exciting to enter a new phase of browser history,… https://t.co/y7x3Rrguxm @jongold Don't forget the old wisdom of "you can always add more, you can't take away". Taste as you go. And when y… https://t.co/SOZ8VLIkrS @jongold Once you know what the building blocks bring, then it's easier to get creative, know what's missing flavou… https://t.co/4qpKu2ccbo @jongold I learnt mostly from my mum. My recommendations would be to learn basic techniques (YouTube), and spend so… https://t.co/x9hl5Nm1ir @Crispioso Not at that event but I've had a separate demo. So cool 🙂 @philhawksworth @Netlify @elibelly @type__error @katie_fenn @stompydan Wider web 101 idea to steal! @philhawksworth What can I say, I've been brainwashed by people like @mintlodica and their beautiful creations! @philhawksworth One lunch we held a Monzo keyboard party where folks brought in theirs. It was great to learn and t… https://t.co/UfBa0ZfRIE
1/15
2020
@ScribblingOn If you ever need frosting disposing of I'm happy to assist @LiamODellUK It's fine now thanks, was just a bit overwhelming and unexpected at the time 🙂 It's been great to look… https://t.co/O8gLye7LMB @LiamODellUK Hey Liam, I'm only just catching up with Twitter properly (this viral thing is scary!). I wanted to sa… https://t.co/ibndSboiE9 @joeldevivre Joel! HIIII. Coincidentally I found you on the #YearInMonzo hashtag earlier! I just remembered I had a… https://t.co/mu3pNDedca @jukesie Think the fix for this has been shipped now (if it's the issue that I think it is) 🤞 Sorry again! @alexand_erleon It should be in your in-app carousel (if you've got the new design), or jump over to… https://t.co/9E71nOdjD5 @jukesie Oh no, that shouldn't be the case! Sorry you're seeing that. What happens if you go to https://t.co/H9Q2yzqGbM from a browser?It's that time again! #YearInMonzo This time we have some beauuutiful illustrations and animations for you, as well… https://t.co/BRmYoTjbvh @jonfry22 @MakingMonzo 🙌 Happy Monzoversary Jon! Thank you for all of your hard work 💙 @charis Topics are most important for me. Names I use differently: if there's someone toxic, I'd avoid the conf. If… https://t.co/djJrcPTkHk
1/14
2020
@Geek_Manager I... had not remembered this 🙈 I shall have to dig out my list if ideas and see if I can write anything worthy of you lotLead Dev is one of the conferences that I would highly, highly recommend you submit to. They really look after spea… https://t.co/c0KApBVAEc
1/13
2020
@type__error @nirushika @Geek_Manager Sophie, I'm sorry to break it to you, but I've been judging your outfits and… https://t.co/ftFE3ZBCF3 @csswizardry We have three Wüsthofs and a steel, and they are *chef kiss*. Apart from that one time I cut through my thumb nail...
1/12
2020
@fatbusinessman ...and which side do you fall on? @Geek_Manager https://t.co/4WYw1y3ghf @evnsio Hope you're doing ok, Chris, and that whatever the op was went well 💙
1/11
2020
Proud to have a "blink and you'll miss it" cameo in this 😁 Even more proud of the work everyone @MakingMonzo has d… https://t.co/OPafX93Na5 @lily_dart Lily. L i l y. No. :mild-panic:
1/9
2020
@lily_dart Buuuut then I wouldn't be able to use beautiful mugs! I choose a life of cold tea 😏 https://t.co/FX2RSBbbmP
1/8
2020

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