Johann Muszynski

Work and life balance – how do we do it?

Free time, money, work fulfillment. Choose two. This is the choice that working life presents, according to some people I’ve met. Different domains have a different emphasis; some may pay really well but crush your soul via tedium or crappy tools, while other jobs may slowly crush your soul by demanding really long work hours. Especially …

How did a theoretical physicist end up at Umbra?

I’m a new junior programmer hire at Umbra. You might not guess it based on my educational background though: I recently graduated with a degree in theoretical physics. Most of the skills I use in the day-to-day work at Umbra I’ve learned on my own. How on earth did I end up getting hired at …