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Reflecting on 2021 ✨

Happy New Year πŸŽ† It is the first working week of January and I am kicking off my first blog post of the year with a reflection on 2021.

2021 was a good year. I kept pushing myself out of my comfort zone and managed to achieve the goals I set out for myself and more!

Positives from 2021:

  • Graduated the from Sky's Software Engineering AcademyπŸŽ“
  • Joined the Sky Sports Web Team⚽
  • Developed my knowledge and confidence as a Associate DevπŸ’»
  • Became a GirlCode AmbassadorπŸš€
  • Completed the Code First Girls Fellowship Programme - taught a class of women to code for 8 weeks, completed a research project and received mentoring to help with my career in tech🌸
  • Did my first Instagram live tech talkπŸ—£οΈ
  • Received a nomination for the Women In Software 2021 PowerListπŸ™‹β€β™€οΈ
  • Connected with more devs and the community through CCcodes_x🀩
  • Participated in Hacktober at work and won the Sky's pumpkin carving competitionπŸŽƒ
  • Accepted a Rep role on the TechWomen Committee at SkyπŸ’œ

Goals for 2022:

  • Improve my technical skills and knowledge πŸ–₯️
  • Finally have my long-awaited graduation ceremony πŸ‘©β€πŸŽ“
  • Start my rep role on the TechWomen Committee at Sky πŸ’œ
  • Work on mini projects and my TIL (Today I Learnt) repo for learning πŸ’ͺ
  • Work on content and blogs for CCcodes_x ✨

Did you achieve anything great in 2021? What are your goals for 2022? ⬇️

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Ben Halpern

Good luck!

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