Supporting Each Other - Growth for Juniors and Seniors

8f5449e0199b2328460b35108934bcad?s=47 Lara Martín
February 21, 2019

Supporting Each Other - Growth for Juniors and Seniors

Talk given at BerlinJS on Feb 21, 2019
https://www.meetup.com/Berlin-JS/events/tmqvvpyzdbcc/

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Lara Martín

February 21, 2019
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  1. Supporting Each Other Growth for Juniors and Seniors Lara Martín

    Android Developer @Lariki
  2. Hiring Devs

  3. High Demand

  4. “We want Seniors!”

  5. Why not Juniors?

  6. Everyone has been a Junior

  7. Juniors' first job

  8. Applying as a Junior

  9. Applying as a Junior

  10. Impostor Syndrome

  11. Fear...

  12. Juniors bring Great Things

  13. Fresh Motivation

  14. Fresh Knowledge

  15. Flexible Mindset

  16. Learning Mindset

  17. What Managers Expect

  18. Juniors Seniors Continuously learning Small tasks Ask questions Continuously learning

    Any tasks Ask questions
  19. Juniors Seniors Continuously learning Small tasks Ask questions Need guidance

    Don’t know all the processes Continuously learning Any tasks Ask questions Provide guidance Know all the processes
  20. Wins for seniors

  21. Mentoring Juniors

  22. Sharing your knowledge

  23. Communication

  24. Focus on a Single Topic

  25. Sketch Ideas

  26. Be Constructive

  27. Criticism in private Praise in public

  28. Tasks

  29. Environment

  30. Pair Programming

  31. For Juniors

  32. When to ask Questions

  33. I got stuck

  34. Rubber Duck Debugging

  35. Starting a task

  36. Copy-pasting

  37. Still not convinced to hire juniors?

  38. You will help juniors to progress in their careers

  39. You will learn

  40. There are no seniors without juniors

  41. Juniors will never forget their mentors

  42. I am grateful to many people

  43. Thank you @Lariki