365 Days a Dev: A Review

Some days I can hardly believe it: I have been working as a developer for more than a year! 😱

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When CSS beat Javascript

As a bootcamp-educated developer, I would always feel the pressure to quickly level up to the 'higher' programming languages, and 'graduate' from HTML and CSS.

Feb 16 2020

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365 Days a Dev: A Review

Some days I can hardly believe it: I have been working as a developer for more than a year! 😱

Apr 07 2020

When CSS beat Javascript

As a bootcamp-educated developer, I would always feel the pressure to quickly level up to the 'higher' programming languages, and 'graduate' from HTML and CSS.

Feb 16 2020

How To Ask Someone To Be Your Mentor

Defining the specific outcomes you seek allows your mentor to be more focused and intentional with what they bring to your relationship.

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My Ask-Me-Anything Session with CareerKarma

When Timur Meyster, of Career Karma, asked to host an Ask-Me-Anything with their squads, it was a most humbling moment...

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GitHub Mistakes That New Devs Make

In recent weeks, several developers hunting for their first dev job have asked me to review their resumes and/or portfolios...

Oct 28 2019

Simpler is Better, if it gets the job done

Today at work, my teammate reviewed the following code I had written...

Sep 27 2019

(Don't) Always Trust Your Inner Critic

I am six months into my first dev job, and have had some time to reflect on my experience so far. I don’t think I have ever been this in-tune with and plugged-in to a job; I think it ...

Aug 20 2019

Working-From-Home with a Sick Child

I’m about 5 months into my first job as a developer. Officially, we do not have standard work-from-home days; however, we are allowed to work-from-home due to unplanned and unavoidabl...

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My Journey Into Tech

When I look back how I pivoted into software engineering, I think: 'I must have been mad!' 😂