Archive for June 2019

Using V-bind in general within Vue

Why: v-bind lets you pull data from the app, within html brackets. First, how to pull regular data within Vue. Let’s say you wanted to put that data between brackets. HEADS UP — THIS DOES NOT WORK: Instead, use v-bind. Alternate method #1: You can remove the v-bind part. Alternate method #2: You can put…

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Automatically post Slack messages at specific times

The goal: At specific times, I wanted a bot to automatically post something. For example – To boost conversation within my company and get people more comfortable with expressing themselves, I set up an automation so every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday – a fun question is posted to a Slack channel. Ways you can do…

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Using Slack Cleaner to automatically erase messages within Slack

NOTE: In order to use Slack-Cleaner, you do need administrative privileges to your Slack group. Be aware – there’s a bit of coding involved, but nothing that I don’t explain in the instructions below. You’re probably using the free version of Slack, and need to do some maintanence. Maybe there’s been a troublesome user who…

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How to handle the “It’s not in the budget right now” conversation

At one job, I asked my boss if we can switch form software. The current Form software was expensive, overly complex, and was an enterprise-level software that was slow to make any updates. This other software had a cleaner interface, had modern features that made my life easier and was built by a hungry start-up…

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