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Not to mention that sometimes paid jobs lead to getting to work on large projects that have millions of dollars of input or output, or on hardware scales you never could as an individual. "Well, I had to dynamically change the name of 20,000 functions in a project so I wrote a tool to do it automatically and went home early while the tool did the work". That the quality the interviewer is looking for.
Most of the maintenance programming I have done has involved fixing bugs and adding pretty minor features. Not the sort of thing you would be proud to talk about at an interview. Not saying it is any easier a job, but its not like I created anything great.
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> "The problem is that this method disproportionately hurts people who don have the time or energy to effectively hold two jobs"No it doesn a guy who has the "two jobs" by your description. More precisely, it a job and a hobby. However, my "best project has always been something I have done for an employer. The stuff I write on my own time. Do you care whether your accountant idea of an enjoyable Friday night is sitting at home making more spreadsheets? Would you demand that your eye doctor go home and craft her own lenses in her garage for fun?Actually, it does appear in other industries. Many of my friends who are designers do various sorts of art in their free time, whether that drawing or even the same type of photoshop stuff they do Nike Roshe Womens Sale
answer. You looking for a non rote answer. You looking for the spark.
"i have always been convinced that those who love code do not restrict their coding activities to their work. The point is to find people that are passionate.
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I don think excitement or passion or pride require fanaticism either. Mastery is far easier to acquire with a teacher on hand who can give timely, guided feedback and correction.
programs that have made it less unpleasant.
> The problem is that this method disproportionately hurts people who don have the time or energy to effectively hold two jobs (one full time position at their day job and one as an independent developer or open source contributor by night)"Oh! A few months ago I created a basic budget tool based on graph theory so I can create like in git, but for my personal budget, and then forecast how certain changes affect my budget overall. It really helped my wife and I visualize how certain decisions play into our plans over the next couple of years. Would you like to see how I implemented the recursive SQL lookups in ActiveRecord?"I hacked out a basic MVP for the above in 4 hours one Sunday afternoon. I don hack on side projects every Sunday, or even frequently: a lot of weekends I want to explore the city, sleep in, and work on projects around the house. But I love programming, and I love how software can affect our every day lives, and sometimes little itches like the above come up and I scratch them.
at work. One of the best CNC machinists that I know has come into the shop on weekends to experiment with making ornate snowflake ornaments, folding knives, and motorcycle attachments on the mills. Spending all that time exploring your particular field of study won be a problem if it something you love, and you more likely to continue exploring it and keeping yourself up to date if you interested in it. etc. This was way before Turbotax, Taxcut, and the variety of Nike Roshe Run Black And Pink
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