Ask The Experts w/ Scott Hanselman, Wes Bos, Sarah Drasner, Troy Hunt, and Kent C. Dodds Part 2

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 Youtube Channel:
youtube.com/shanselman
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: 
  • Self-Confidence
  • Importance of Communication
  • Comprehension of System "Height"
  • Pushing Through Imposter Syndrome
  • Recognize Your Inherent Value 

Quotable Quotes: 
  • "You'd be surprised to find out just how much you understand under the hood [of code]." - Kent
  • "Learning to learn forces you to understand your limits and push past it" - Sarah
  • "[I'm more interested] in [ the junior's ] understanding of how systems snap together." Scott
  • "We're people that kept at it, that pushed through the hard parts." - Wes Bos
  • "Stay curious, explore things that are uncomfortable." - Sarah
  • "[Avoid] focusing on certifications or formal education at the expense of experience." - Troy
  • "The [computer science] degree is not what makes the difference, it's the experience and what you can bring to the company." - Kent

Notes:
 
CSS Tricks: Learning to learn
css-tricks.com/learning-to-learn