MicroConf Remote 2021
Start Small, Stay Small
A week ago, I went to MicroConf Remote 2021. This was the first time of my six times going to MicroConf that I did not feel like a loser among athletes. This was the first time I went to MicroConf where I wasn’t nursing the one idea I’ve had since forever, that by now Segment has comfortably updated and made way easier to do (Huh! It’s “Twilio Segment” now? Didn’t see that one coming.).
This was the first year that my staying awake during the conference wasn’t touch and go because of lack of oxygen and anemia. This was the first year that I wasn’t physically there in Las Vegas, or Dubrovnic, and thus the first year that my tiny self didn’t feel overwhelmed by giants from Europe (are the Dutch getting taller?) and America.
Speaking of which, this was the first year in which it wasn’t: Well maybe this is just a mostly white people thing and...
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