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Decide your Next Steps

Decide your Next Steps

Let me help you to choose your path :-)

Sesssion Link : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s8HN-NSQLyk&t=525s&ab_channel=dscsrec

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Niharika Arora

October 11, 2020
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  1. Decide your next steps Niharika Senior Software Engineer, 1mg @theDroidLady

    Let me help you to choose your path
  2. Why Software Engineering ?

  3. Why Android Development ?

  4. • 85% Indian Market Share • Huge Reach • Amazing

    career opportunities • Good Community outreach • Better support for becoming one of the best • And some amazing fun stuff..
  5. • 85% Indian Market Share • Huge Reach • Amazing

    career opportunities • Good Community outreach • Better support for becoming one of the best • And some amazing fun stuff..
  6. Your friend can be your next door help :) •

    Android Slack Groups. • Twitter is your best friend. • Android documentations is even easier than your college syllabus. • And yes, you as a user using multiple apps have already an idea about good designs. So, by default you are a UI Designer.
  7. • 85% Indian Market Share • Huge Reach • Amazing

    career opportunities • Good Community outreach • Better support for becoming one of the best • And some amazing fun stuff..
  8. • 85% Indian Market Share • Huge Reach • Amazing

    career opportunities • Good Community outreach • Better support for becoming one of the best • And some amazing fun stuff.. Build for the next billion users. Imagine the reach you might get.
  9. Roadmap

  10. • Start by understanding your interest.

  11. • Start by understanding your interest. • Just fall in

    love with it. Rest all will fall in place for you.
  12. • Start by understanding your interest. • Just fall in

    love with it. Rest all will fall in place for you. • And make sure just keep on asking questions as much as you can.
  13. Desk Job vs Freelance

  14. • There is no correct answer, depends on age, your

    need and interests.
  15. • There is no correct answer, depends on age, your

    need and interests. • Begin by looking for something that might interest you, maybe be a customer first and then build with them.
  16. • There is no correct answer, depends on age, your

    need and interests. • Begin by looking for something that might interest you, maybe be a customer first and then build with them. • Early age job should be your next university to teach you practical world knowledge.
  17. • There is no correct answer, depends on age, your

    need and interests. • Begin by looking for something that might interest you, maybe be a customer first and then build with them. • Early age job should be your next university to teach you practical world knowledge. • Build upon it and and reach where you want to be.
  18. Product vs Service Based

  19. Few things you should consider • Learning Curve

  20. Few things you should consider • Learning Curve • Work

    Life balance
  21. Few things you should consider • Learning Curve • Work

    Life balance • Growth
  22. Few things you should consider • Learning Curve • Work

    Life balance • Growth • Job Security
  23. Few things you should consider • Learning Curve • Work

    Life balance • Growth • Job Security • Fixed Job Responsibility vs Multitasking
  24. Few things you should consider • Learning Curve • Work

    Life balance • Growth • Job Security • Fixed Job Responsibility vs Multitasking • HOSTILE CULTURE
  25. How to improve yourself?

  26. • Choose the correct people around you.

  27. • Choose the correct people around you. • Good Programming

    Practices and basic programming concepts like Solid Principles etc.
  28. • Choose the correct people around you. • Good Programming

    Practices and basic programming concepts like Solid Principles etc. • Ask for feedbacks as much as you can..
  29. • Choose the correct people around you. • Good Programming

    Practices and basic programming concepts like Solid Principles etc. • Ask for feedbacks as much as you can.. • Keep learning something new everyday.
  30. • Experiment and learn things.It might break few things for

    you, but that will teach you wonders.
  31. • Experiment and learn things.It might break few things for

    you, but that will teach you wonders. • It’s ok to FAIL. Best to learn something out of your failure and make it a chapter of your life.
  32. • Experiment and learn things.It might break few things for

    you, but that will teach you wonders. • It’s ok to FAIL. Best to learn something out of your failure and make it a chapter of your life. • Take some time to refresh and set yourself for your goal.
  33. • Experiment and learn things.It might break few things for

    you, but that will teach you wonders. • It’s ok to FAIL. Best to learn something out of your failure and make it a chapter of your life. • Take some time to refresh and set yourself for your goal. • Lastly, make your parents proud. Eventually that should be your goal.
  34. “Be the master of your own destiny”

  35. Where to learn from? Google It :P

  36. • Android Developer Guide: https://developer.android.com/guide • Google Codelabs: https://codelabs.developers.google.com/ •

    Udacity : https://www.udacity.com/ • Mindorks : https://mindorks.com/ • Ray Wenderlich: https://www.raywenderlich.com/ • CodingWithMitch: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCoNZZLhPuuRteu02rh7bzsw • Awesome Learning Resources https://github.com/androiddevnotes/awesome-android-learning-resources
  37. None
  38. Let’s Catch up • Github : https://github.com/Niharika2810 • Portfolio :

    https://thedroidlady.com/ • LinkedIn : www.linkedin.com/in/thedroidlady • Medium : https://medium.com/@nik.arora8059 • Twitter : https://twitter.com/theDroidLady
  39. Thank You! Niharika Senior Software Engineer, 1mg @theDroidLady