A podcast focused on the non-technical side of being a developer.
Connections with coworkers is as beneficial to your career as your external network connections. How do you establish meaningful office connections? How do you bridge the gap between technical and non technical discussions? Once you have established a connection how do you maintain it? In this episode we answer these questions and others by looking at the value office connections provide. We discuss ways for you to seek opportunities for establishing internal connections. As well as, methods for keeping those connections alive. Providing you with an internal network you can depend on.
Benefits of Office Connections
- Creates an internal support system
- Helps establish yourself as a subject expert
- Promotes cross team collaboration
Establishing Office Connections
- Seek opportunities to start conversations
- Find a common ground
- Identify places where you can offer help & support
- Setup a recurring schedule
- Seek out and create a new office connection
Previous episodes mentioned
Building a network of professionals is imperative to the growth of your development career. Where do you find the right professionals to connect with? When you do find them how do you start creating meaningful relationships? In this episode we focus on helping you answer those questions. Show notes for this episode can be found at http:// www.developingup.com/15
The skillsets you used to land your development job are useful well after the interview is over. Learning how to use them in other development situations will allow you to represent the best of yourself. Show notes for this episode can be found at http://www.developingup.com/14
To be a great developer, you need to promote greatness in others as well as yourself. In this episode we talk about how setting a good example can benefit both your team and your own career. Show notes for this episode can be found at www.developingup.com/13
No developer starts out as an expert. The ability to ask for guidance rather than answers allows you to take ownership of advancing your career. Show Notes for this episode can be found at http://www.developingup.com/12
You are going to make mistakes during your development career and that is normal! In this episode we discuss how making a mistake helps you improve as long as you approach the blunder with a learning mindset.
Facing new career challenges as a developer is often uncomfortable. In today's episode we discuss the importance of getting comfortable with being uncomfortable.
Feedback is crucial to career growth as a developer. In today’s episode we tackle feedback from both the perspective of the manager and that of the developer.
This episode we talk about the importance of regular one-on-one meetings for both developers and managers. Show notes can be found at http://www.developingup.com/8
In today's episode we discuss the four attributes of successful development teams. The show notes for this episode can be found at http://www.developingup.com/7
In episode six of the Developing Up podcast we talk about the three phrases you need to learn to say with confidence as a developer: Show notes for this episode can be found at http://www.developingup.com/6