Don’t stress, we all break production. These are the tips I wished I had. Not which framework to learn, or how to ace that programming interview (all useful!), but what to expect when you land your first software job.
At a previous employer I had a boss who I thought was pretty tough. Not to me, but our users. No matter the request his response was always the same, “No.” Eventually, we implemented around 40% of the requests, but the constant rejection of these requests stuck with me. Now that I lead a team I notice myself using the same mindset. “No” isn’t negative, and it’s not dismissive. “No” is a way of protecting the team, the project, and the users.
Quick and easy explanations of immutable data structures, pure functions, and first-class functions. Pairs nicely with Go Time #87.