What skills are essential for professional programming that are not commonly taught in schools? [closed]
I am a first year computer science major. I went to a job fair, handed out resumes, much to my surprise I got an interview and eventually an internship as a developer. I explained to the interviewer ...
I've got a question similar to this one: Is constantly looking for code examples a sign of a bad developer? though not entirely. I got off college 2 years ago and I'm currently struggling with a ...
"Extract Till You Drop" is someting I've read in Uncle Bob's blog, meaning that a method should do one thing alone be good at it. What is that one thing? When should you stop extracting methods? ...
How would you go about education yourself in math in a way that is relevant to programming? [duplicate]
Possible Duplicate: Is there a canonical book on mathematics for programmers? My undergraduate math educating was mostly breadth with little to know depth. Yes, I passed the tests; i got ...
I've already been programming for quite some time and have a firm grasp on programming itself, OOP, and a few other programming related things. However, I'm interested in learning the same things that ...
This is probably a very difficult question to answer, because of its subjectivity, but even a vague guess would help me out: Now that Khan Academy is beginning to offer Computer Science lectures I'm ...
Programming practice - Is there a site that has a daily “write a method to do X” type challange? [duplicate]
Possible Duplicate: Programming Puzzles Looking for ways to help me improve my C# coding skills. I thought it would be handy if there was a site that asked you to write a new method every ...
One of the major regrets in life is that I didn't do something with my introversion. I didn't manage to get past the first year of college because of that. I have chosen the path where there are no ...
Possible Duplicate: How can I really “wow” an employer at an interview? I graduated college last year & I've never gone through the interview process - my current ...