As developers, we already know we have to stay learning to keep up to date with the latest in the industry. How do you find the most efficient way to learn new things?
In this talk, we'll explore different learning techniques that you can use to learn new concepts with a core focus on Learning In Public and why it's a proven technique that works.
Learning in Public
One Rule to Rule Them All:
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The case for learning and need
to stay up to date.
Feyman's Technique, Spaced Repetition,
Learning In Public.
Learning In Public
The What, Why, and How.
HOW DO YOU STAY UP
TO DATE IN TECH?
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Everyone has different ways of learning that
works for them, figuring the best technique is key
in finding an efficient way to learn new things.
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The Real Truth About Learning Anything
Exploring Learning Techniques
02 Guided and Unguided Learning
03 Spaced Repetition
04 Learning In Public
In this technique, you explain a concept
you're learning to yourself in a simple way to
find gaps in your knowledge.
Choose a subject to study
Pretend to explain it to a child
Identify gaps in your
explanation and return to the
Simplify your explanation
and create a story.
Guided and Unguided
Guided learning follows a path (tutorials, courses, video), on the
other hand, Unguided learning stems from learning from different
resources(docs, building from scratch) without a known path.
Leitner System In action
The one Rule to Rule all of them
Learning in Public
The fastest way to learn,
build your career.
Learn In Public Essay
Shawn SWYX Wang
Kent C. Dodds Thoughts on Learning
Josh Comeau On How to Learn Quickly
Write Blogs and Tutorials
Speak at Meetup /
Ask and Answers Questions on
Stackoverflow or Reddit
Videos on Twitch /
Start a newsletter
Let's see some examples
Learning In Public on Twitter
Programming Zines - Julia Evans
Sketchnotes by @Nitya: Cloud Skills
Learn with Jason Sessions
Youtube Videos on My Channel
Why it works?
There's a proven success rate from actively learning in public.
The 1% Rule
The Cunningham's Law
“The impulse to keep to yourself what you have
learned is not only shameful, it is destructive.
Anything you do not give freely and abundantly
becomes lost to you. You open your safe and find
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