The pragmatics of becoming
a junior developer
Currently in my first Junior FrontEnd Dev role
at ZHealth Documentation.
demystify the mystical
Always, at every moment.
think of yourself as a
Identify and destroy your hangups.
don't overcomplicate your work
Vanilla code as much as possible.
Make it easy to understand.
go for the simplest solution first
It's clever not to be clever.
Don't write 'short-term' solutions.
It's not just a tool to 'get things done'
Continually learn JS to become more effective
know your ecosystem
Git, JS Libraries/Frameworks, CSS, Node, Build System
Be a generalist!
don't memorize frameworks,
understand & recognize
growth happens with
time, exposure, & experience
There's nothing 'instant' about this journey.
(Mostly all private work atm)
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Pragmatics of becoming a Jr. Dev
By Ben Michel