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JC Smiley

Front End Developer with a focus on React (web) and React Native (mobile), Code Connector national team Online Content Manager and a leader for the Memphis chapter, Gardner, and Outdoor Enthusiast

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Frontend Developer

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I'm looking for work!

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13 Things You Should Give Up If You Want To Be a Successful Developer

Awesome article. I think you hit almost everything that have ...

Analogy between Running a Race and Learning to Code

I have steal your quote. Its perfect!!!! I agree that failing...

3 Lessons I Learnt from being a Lazy Programmer

Amazing article and great advice on all points

8 Tips for Learning to Code Deliberately & Increasing the Code Quality

Thank you

My #1 tip for developers starting out

Great article and wonderful suggestions!!!

15 Important tips about Mentorship

Thank you. I hope you enjoy the book and would love some feed...

An Unexpected Journey

Bravo, fantastic blog post

4 Takeaways from a Boot Camp Homework Assignment

Those are some good suggestions and i will give a try.

4 Takeaways from a Boot Camp Homework Assignment

I want to but I'm not sure. This was a quick idea because I r...

Tips for Writing a Great Resume

Thank you

Tips for Writing a Great Resume

Love this. It took me so LONG to figure that out. It hurts, b...

Tips for Writing a Great Resume

Glad it was right on time.

Top 5 Pieces of Advice for Aspiring and Learning Developers

Great article. I love to read so this was more beneficial to ...

10 Things To Know As A Fullstack Developer 👁️👄👁️

Great article

"I don't know", when and why you should say this in the tech industry

Thank you for sharing your knowledge. Years ago I don't think...

The Game Plan into Developer Land

Fantastic article. The best part is changing your mental code...

Tips on planning your career path?

At the end of the day, passion is what will determine if some...

Tips on planning your career path?

I never thought of having a list of things you don't wan't to...

Tips on planning your career path?

Thank you for the inspirational comment. It's important to ke...

Tips on planning your career path?

Wow, great response

Tips on planning your career path?

Thank you for your thoughts

Tips for Job Hunting

Fantastic advice and great write up.

The 7 Most Popular DEV Posts from the Past Week

Thank you Gracie

What steps do you need to take as an aspiring web developer in order to increase your chances of landing a job?

Wow, awesome advise.

New Job New Tools

Bravo and congrats on the new job. It sound like a world of d...

Athletes train their physical abilities and their sports specific skills. How can developers do the same using that analogy?

That makes perfect since. Like an athlete learning a differen...

Athletes train their physical abilities and their sports specific skills. How can developers do the same using that analogy?

Great comment and so true. Building skills is not just hands ...

Athletes train their physical abilities and their sports specific skills. How can developers do the same using that analogy?

Interesting

What are the challenges to getting a job in tech? If possible, share advice to overcome that challenge!

Wow, great answer. Thank you first the helpful tips from the...

What traits or actions would make a Fantastic co-worker in tech?

Preach on brother, I hear you and agree

How do you stay inspired, motivated, and productive while living in a super active home?

Love it

What tips can you give on staying in the "Coding Flow"?

I listen to free code camp instrumental music station when I ...

How do you stay inspired, motivated, and productive while living in a super active home?

Your welcome.

What did you do last year that was a game changer in your coding journey?

I love that response of humility leading to learning your cod...

What Makes a Good Developer?

Great post

Best free resources to learn React in 2020

Awesome list, thank you

While learning to code, What limits have you had in the past and how did you overcome them?

Thank you

While learning to code, What limits have you had in the past and how did you overcome them?

I understand your frustration. There is so much to learn and ...

While learning to code, What limits have you had in the past and how did you overcome them?

Within my local tech community, that is one of the most repea...

Be Excitable

My favorite hobbies is bike riding, long super slow walks whi...

I Am Privileged

Fantastic post. Very open minded, super authentic, and give g...

Bullet Journaling Basics

Great post

Don't worry about HOW long it takes you to become a programmer!

Fantastic and inspiring article

Community

Great article

Do you want a design critique? I want to help

I would like a design critique for my portfolio: jcsmileyjr...

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