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When getting feedback from coworkers about your code, don't let your ego stop you from doing better.
Is uniqueness something natural for us, or does it take work?
Despite confidence in my 'Maintainble CSS' talk, a lack of focus made it go long. Here's how I don't plan to repeat those mistakes.
Inspirational-sounding goals seem good, but have gotten me nowhere. Measurable goals force me to step up and try.
Verbal abuse shouldn't be dismissed as silly or unimportant. There's easy ways to recognize and handle it.
Two months after redesigning my site, a big event makes me do it all over again.
People 'just trying to start a conversation' are never worth listening to.
I revisit my first real Node program to refactor it with more ES6 syntax, asynchronous functions, and anime wallpaper feeds.
It's amazing how many worries vanish by thinking 'I have the benefit of not caring what they think.'
Today our attention is in more demanded, and more easily wasted, than our money.
Despite being of a single mind, most people have inner voices pulling them different directions that we need to avoid.
With so much to keep learning as a junior dev, I've remembered not to trust my brain to hold onto all the new info.
If you don't know what rebasing in Git is, read this before it's too late. Especially if you love cupcakes!
Part of being a junior dev is controlling the overwhelming pressure I put on myself to learn as much as possible.