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Creating a great end user experience starts with the copy on your interface.

Making a Great End User Experience

Good design comes down to knowing your end users—what they want, how they use your product, where they use it, and what relationships they form with it. As designers, we can help cultivate relationships between our software and its users to create a great end user experience. Each year, a group of Patriot Software’s designers […]

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Why You Want to Consider a Software Developer Internship

What kind of interns does Patriot Software want? We don’t want software development interns that are looking for a job so they can come to work, do what they’re supposed to do, and then go home and shut it off. We look for people with passion or people who nerd out on software, because they’re […]

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Know the basics of CSS with these CSS tips.

Simple CSS Tips for New Hires

Spoiler alert: This is not cutting edge CSS syntax information. It’s known stuff. Well, it’s supposed to be known stuff. Unfortunately, there are many occasions where what I’m about to tell you doesn’t make it into what I consider to be good CSS. Tips for New Hires: Be Prepared for Continuous Evolution First, let’s all […]

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You can use pairing for onboarding developers.

Using Pairing While Onboarding Developers

A lot of companies like to complain about learning curves, silos of knowledge, productivity, throughput, and wasting time while onboarding developers. Good news for them—paired programming solves a lot of these complaints, if not all of them. When you’re onboarding new employees in software development, those new hires are essentially jumping into a giant vortex […]

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