The Admin Zen

Know your tools

  1. Evaluate tools before using them.
  2. Read the documentation.
  3. Know how to get the best out of your daily tools.
  4. Use version control. Everywhere.
  5. If it's repetitive, it needs automation.
  6. Prefer Open Source.
  7. Do not use tools you can't handle.
  8. Don't use a tool just because everyone does so.
  9. Constantly invest in your know-how.
  10. Be interested. Study. Learn. Forever.
  11. Have a testbed.
  12. Use the right tool for the right job.

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