Gamasutra - Blogs http://gamasutra.com/blogs/ Andrew Grapsas's Blogs Tue, 30 Sep 2014 01:58:32 EDT en-us scarless@think-services.com (Simon Carless) How to Speak Engineer - by Andrew Grapsas http://gamasutra.com/blogs/AndrewGrapsas/20140327/214041/How_to_Speak_Engineer.php Business/Marketing,Programming,Production As a non-technical person, how do you begin building a relationship with and speaking to an engineer? Here I outline a few simple exercises and considerations when building a relationship between tech and non-tech. http://gamasutra.com/blogs/AndrewGrapsas/20140327/214041/How_to_Speak_Engineer.php Thu, 27 Mar 2014 08:32:00 EDT Side Projects for Progress - by Andrew Grapsas http://gamasutra.com/blogs/AndrewGrapsas/20130203/185931/Side_Projects_for_Progress.php Programming,Production Why side projects are nothing but good. http://gamasutra.com/blogs/AndrewGrapsas/20130203/185931/Side_Projects_for_Progress.php Sun, 03 Feb 2013 12:20:00 EST Stupid Simple Code - by Andrew Grapsas http://gamasutra.com/blogs/AndrewGrapsas/20121207/183132/Stupid_Simple_Code.php Programming Hearing other engineers speak, you'd think we were coding in Egyptian glyphs. An understanding of stupid simplicity is what separates great coders from poor. http://gamasutra.com/blogs/AndrewGrapsas/20121207/183132/Stupid_Simple_Code.php Fri, 07 Dec 2012 01:30:00 EST A Guilty Truth - by Andrew Grapsas http://gamasutra.com/blogs/AndrewGrapsas/20110907/90164/A_Guilty_Truth.php Business/Marketing,Production Why game companies need to admit their ultimate resource and leverage it. http://gamasutra.com/blogs/AndrewGrapsas/20110907/90164/A_Guilty_Truth.php Wed, 07 Sep 2011 12:11:00 EDT Early Warnings - by Andrew Grapsas http://gamasutra.com/blogs/AndrewGrapsas/20110812/89996/Early_Warnings.php Business/Marketing,Production Watching for canaries in the coal mine. http://gamasutra.com/blogs/AndrewGrapsas/20110812/89996/Early_Warnings.php Fri, 12 Aug 2011 12:35:00 EDT Be The Rebellion - by Andrew Grapsas http://gamasutra.com/blogs/AndrewGrapsas/20110725/89881/Be_The_Rebellion.php Business/Marketing,Production Deep, mindful thinkers are needed to save our industry's soul. http://gamasutra.com/blogs/AndrewGrapsas/20110725/89881/Be_The_Rebellion.php Mon, 25 Jul 2011 01:03:00 EDT