Care and Feeding of Your New Junior Dev
On this episode of Eat Sleep Code, Mike Hand shares strategies for training and mentoring as well as some common and some less obvious pitfalls. When and how to give feedback are covered. In addition, Mike shares advice on using code reviews and pair programming to your advantage, and how to be the experienced developer juniors think you are, with the focus on practical dos and don'ts you can start using right away.
Mike has been in software development for over 10 years, working everywhere from top 10 defense contractors, small privately owned companies, freelance, and the world of consulting.