Apprenticeship Patterns: Guidance for the Aspiring Software Craftsman (Dave Hoover, et al)

 
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Apprenticeship Patterns: Guidance for the Aspiring Software Craftsman (Dave Hoover, et al)

We wrote this book to give answers to the problems that novice software engineers frequently encounter.

Are you making every effort to advance your software development career? Being successful in today's rapidly evolving and expanding technological environment demands more than just technical know-how. You also need soft skills and efficient learning strategies if you want to advance professionally. This book is all about honing those abilities. Numerous behavioral patterns have been compiled by authors Dave Hoover and Adewale Oshineye to assist you in honing crucial elements of your profession.

These patterns address challenging scenarios that programmers, administrators, and DBAs encounter on a daily basis. They were compiled from years of research, numerous interviews, and comments from O'Reilly's online community. And it goes beyond achieving financial success. Software development is viewed as a way to achieve personal fulfillment in Apprenticeship Patterns as well. Learn how this book can help you achieve your goals in life and in work.

Solutions to some common obstacles that this book explores in-depth include:

  • Burned out at work? "Nurture Your Passion" by finding a pet project to rediscover the joy of problem-solving.
  • Feeling overwhelmed by new information? Re-explore familiar territory by building something you've built before, then use "Retreat into Competence" to move forward again.
  • Stuck in your learning? Seek a team of experienced and talented developers with whom you can "Be the Worst" for a while.

Ebook Details

About the Authors
  • As Obtiva's Chief Craftsman, Dave Hoover oversees the company's apprenticeship program and software studio.
  • Engineer Adewale Oshineye works at Google, a little-known search engine.
Published
Published Date / Year
1 edition (October 15, 2009)
Hardcover
176 pages
eBook Format
HTML
ISBN-10
0596518382
ISBN-13
978-0596518387

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