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February 25, 2020

How a Software Engineer Should Answer the "Tell Me About Yourself" Interview Question

I think that without a doubt the most common interview question is “so, tell me about yourself”.  As someone who’s gone through the HackReactor program, spoken to recruiters, and interviewed...

February 21, 2020

3 Things I Wish I had Done Immediately After Graduating a Programming Bootcamp

The process of securing a job after completing a coding bootcamp is not automatic. The good news is that coding bootcamps are certainly still a viable option for motivated students, but it’s...

February 10, 2020

Running Effective Meetings: An Engineer's Guide

If you’re the leader of a software development team, chances are good that your engineers spend more time than they’d prefer on things other than developing software. Much of this time is probably...

January 28, 2020

3 Habits of Successful Software Engineers

Whether you’re a seasoned software engineer or new to the craft, there are a number of things—beyond simply delivering great code—which can impact your success in a role. While it may be tempting to...

January 07, 2020

How to Work Remotely and Keep Your Sanity

Telecommuting and distributed offices have become increasingly popular in recent years, particularly with the rise of digital productivity tools which teams can use to collaborate just as they would...

November 06, 2019

5 Ways Engineering Managers Can Facilitate Flow

As the manager of a software development team, you spend a lot of time looking for ways to get the most out of your developers. And like any human being, software developers are at their most...