Web development interviews

Posted by on 7.12.22 in Web Development

Candidate being interviewed remotely
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One of the questions that I always ask when being interviewed for a position is: “what are the qualities that you look for when hiring someone to join the team?”. The most common responses are: honesty, collaboration and enthusiasm. Technical knowledge is very rarely mentioned. I believe this is because the fundamental concepts of developing […]

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Not a JavaScript wizard

Posted by on 6.28.22 in Web Development

A proper wizard posing beside an old monitor with some JavaScript code
A proper wizard posing beside an old monitor with some JavaScript code

It’s the tagline of this blog, so I thought I’d better explain why. During a 1-1 session one of my past managers told me something along the lines of: “you’re great at working with people, but you’re not a JavaScript wizard”. I’m working on trying to be more objective, but I do tend to take […]

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