Huge thanks toRibit, CiT, Canberra Uni and ANU for having me present the Xero vacation program at Get Connected Canberra #2. Neha Sood (Grad Developer – Xero) came along with me, and we did some really great micro interviews with Students.
I got to provide a 30 sec brief on Xero and out vacation program for Software Engineers and we then spent around 90 minutes doing mini-interviews
Was a really great night and met a bunch of sensational students interested in coding.
For any students who attended who are interested in learning more about C#/.NET check out lots of articles/links on this site as well as a bunch of other cool websites for .NET learning resources including: http://www.asp.net and http://www.c-sharpcorner.com/
One of the coolest game jams going around:
OK if you follow this blog you know by now how much I love Scott Hanselman and it’s no surprise that he’s written another great article on one of the dark areas of Software Development: Burnout
I’ve seen it too many times, where great Engineers just get fed up with the daily grind of needing to deliver. As Scott says some times we just need to drop everything and take a break.
A collection of documents I wrote on design documents last year: https://domscode.com/category/design-documents/
Really important to plan ahead – even just a little bit 🙂
I really wish I had seen this earlier – only 3 days to get an application in for any women interested in this rare opportunity:
This is the first in a series of posts on SCRUM. SCRUM is important, as it is one of the major modern agile approaches for software development. I am also preparing a tutorial on SCRUM and C# and it would be useful to have an overview.
The following is a great start to understanding SCRUM. It only takes 7 minutes – so if you don’t know anything about scrum then give this a go!!!!
There’s a bunch of posts coming up related to User Stories, Sprint Kickoffs, Sprint Retros and Reviews.
Next: User Stories