Due to COVID-19, millions of people are now working from home. Consequently, everyone is currently collaborating with their teams remotely, which is an entirely new dynamic. Some may welcome this to continue beyond the pandemic, but some consider the drawbacks defeating and long to return to the office.

Either way, as we try to navigate work in this pandemic, there is an opportunity to learn more about working remotely and use this time to examine ways to communicate, stay engaged, and possibly even increase motivation at work during this time.

I’ve been in the IT industry for over twelve years…


This was my first time at KubeCon + CloudNativeCon. I had done the CKA course on Linux Academy and was excited to talk to students and get some feedback and hear how they did on the exam. I thought i’d give my thoughts on how it went.

The Venue
San Diego, CA is beautiful! It rained a few days, but the ocean and the palm trees were incredible! Here are some photos I took from the trip: https://photos.app.goo.gl/Gr9YWJSdUWv1MkvD9

The Event
I was amazed at how organized this event was, especially seeing how many talks and meeting rooms there were in this…

Chad M. Crowell

DevOps Engineer | cmcrowell.com

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