re: Should a lack of side projects raise flags in an interview? VIEW POST

re: It doesn’t have to be a coding project. As a personal anecdote: during an interview, I was asked about side projects, but at the moment I was not ...

Haha, that's fair! I think it depends on the company culture too. When I was first transitioning into tech especially I got really nervous about talking about anything non-technical because I thought technical was all they were interested in. Some only want to know you can get the job done. But some company cultures are a lot more open to knowing the other stuff you like. (Honestly, those tend to be better companies to work for too in my experience!)

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