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Challenges I Faced Starting Out As a Frontend Engineer

Challenges I Faced Starting Out As a Frontend Engineer

I was invited to give a talk at my college Yaba College of Technology to talk to the Ingressive Campus Community in my college. I spoke about the challenges i faced starting out in programming and leading up to being a frontend engineer.

shedrack akintayo

September 14, 2019
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  1. and how I tackled them.
    Shedrack Akintayo @coder_blvck

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  3. ➢ LIFE IN YABA COLLEGE OF TECHNOLOGY
    ➢ HOW I GOT INTO CODING.
    ➢ HOW I MANAGED SCHOOLING AND LEARNING TO CODE.
    ➢ CHALLENGES I FACED WHILE LEARNING TO CODE.
    ➢ HOW I MANAGED TO SECURE A JOB, WHILE STILL LEARNING AND ALSO IN SCHOOL.
    ➢ AT SOME POINT I WANTED TO DROP OUT, WHY I WANTED TO, AND WHY I DIDN’T
    ➢ HOW THE COMMUNITY HELPED ME GET BETTER.
    ➢ HOW I GOT MY FIRST REMOTE JOB IN MY FINAL YEAR.
    ➢ SCHOOL ISN’T EVERYTHING AT SOME POINT.
    ➢ PEOPLE I MET IN YABATECH THAT HELPED MY CAREER AND ALSO INSPIRED ME
    ➢ AS THE SPIRIT LEADS…….
    ➢ RESOURCES THAT HELPED ME LEARN CODING

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  4. RESOURCES THAT HELPED ME LEARN
    TO CODE
    ➔ Freecodecamp.org
    ➔ Codecademy.com
    ➔ Udemy.com
    ➔ Frontendmasters.com
    ➔ Google.com
    ➔ Pluralsight.com
    ➔ Udacity.com Intro to computer science
    ➔ Harvard university CS50
    ➔ Exercism
    ➔ Project Euler
    ➔ Hacker Rank
    ➔ Codepen.io

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