Unfortunately, learning to code is only one step on the path of learning Web Development. Depending on your career trajectory, you could be competing with thousands of others who are also trying to break into the industry.

So what should you do to stand out from the pack?

I asked…


Recently, in my quest to become a better entrepreneur, I started putting a lot more energy into finding and consuming educational content about bootstrapping a business. One of the deepest wells of knowledge I found came in the form of an online community of people who are walking or have…


Applying for a remote software developer job means you are voluntarily choosing to compete against the entire country versus people just in one city. In some cases, multiple countries. There a lot of people interested in working from home, setting their own hours, and maintaining separation of their job from…


Let’s start with the bad news, if you’re a New or Junior Developer, your resume probably sucks. Now for the good news, it’s not your fault. Your resume sucks because you are at the very beginning of your career and you have little to no professional experience.

Most Hiring Managers…


The other day someone asked me how I maintain a social life while working remotely. My answer was simple, I don’t. On the social spectrum, I’d say I’m the definition of an introvert. I have a confession though; it doesn’t really bother me.

Most of my day is spent working…


Tired of the long commutes, stuffy offices, or just having to put on pants in the morning? Turns out it’s not just you. Software Developers from all over the world are interested in working from home. Luckily, with the steady growth of the tech industry, remote employment is becoming more…


Recently a client of mine began rolling out Kubernetes in key parts of their infrastructure. If you’re not familiar with Kubernetes, it’s a devops tool originally developed by Google that allows you to manage containerized services. …


Code reviews are probably as close as a programmer gets to an artist putting their art on display for everyone to judge. It can be nerve wracking having people pick over your hard work, specifically to deem it worthy or not worthy. …


The javascript ecosystem is anything but consistent. Lately it seems like it churns out a “next big thing” library every couple months. Alright, so maybe that’s an exaggeration, but it definitely feels that way sometimes.

Stepping back and taking a look at it, the reason behind so many iterations probably…

Colin Morgan

Remote Software Developer | Consultant | Blog Writer http://fullbit.ca | Course Author https://practicalapps.fullbit.ca | Canadian

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