Ask The Experts w/ Scott Hanselman, Wes Bos, Sarah Drasner, Troy Hunt, and Kent C. Dodds Part 1

Take a journey with Scott Hanselman, Wes Bos, Sarah Drasner, Troy Hunt, and Kent C. Dodds as they answer questions about getting from Junior to Senior!

Speakers:
 
Scott Hanselman
Scott's Website:
hanselman.com
Scott's Podcast:
hanselminutes.com
Scott's Twitter:
twitter.com/shanselman

Wes Bos
Wes's Website:
wesbos.com
Wes's Podcast:
syntax.fm
Wes's Twitter:
twitter.com/wesbos

Sarah Drasner
Sarah's Website:
sarah.dev
Sarah's Twitter:
twitter.com/sarah_edo
Sarah's Github:
github.com/sdras
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Troy Hunt
Troy's Website:
troyhunt.com
Troy's Workshops
troyhunt.com/workshops
Troy's Twitter:
twitter.com/troyhunt

Kent C. Dodds
Kent's Website:
kentcdodds.com
Kent's Podcast:
kentcdodds.com/chats-with-kent-podcast
Kent's Twitter:
twitter.com/kentcdodds


Talking Points:
  • Value of Focus
  • Essential Communication
  • Growth Oriented Work Environments
  • Forging Your Own Path
Quotable Quotes:
  • "I think that communicating my accomplishments and other's accomplishments ... helped me advance my career the most." - Kent C. Dodds
  • "When I attach myself to a problem, I don't let go until I solve it." - Sarah Drasner
  • "I'd argue that [communication] is a key skill, even today." - Troy Hunt
  • "I learned a lot [from completing a project]... it was better than reading the docs." - Wes Bos
  • "If you find a [company] where they are encouraging you as a Junior to ask questions [then that will be the best place to grow]." - Scott Hanselman
  • "University helped funnel me in the right direction." - Troy Hunt
  • "[Regarding your career path choices] there really aren't any "wrong" choices." - David Guttman
  • "You need to collaborate with others to get things done." - Sarah Drasner