I want you to picture in your head, an empty lot sitting within your head. Not in place of the brain, maybe neighbouring. If you’re reading this coming from the same industry as me, you’re a creative and a thinker right? …


We’d all love a dose of will power every now and then wouldn’t we?

A smidge of will power here to keep our emotions in check.

A little there so we stay true to our word and deliver on something.

A tad here for when it turns out we had…


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Before you read this post, I’d like to acknowledge the fact that a core component of getting a job as a developer involves technical preparation and interviews. This article however, will assume that the reader is already confident and well-prepared for the technical component of the interview process. …


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Ever caught yourself in those brief moments, noticing your personality now shined in a certain light, while earlier in the day or perhaps brief moments before, it was under a completely different light?

How the transition was in parallel with and began to change as the individuals and your environment…


The emergence of chatbots has brought forth a wave of opportunities and possibilities that would make any technologist stoked. But sometimes the inner child in all of us can get a little too carried away. …


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Everyone’s method and definition of self-improvement varies. Mine is put quite simply.

Seek to do things you never thought you could ever do.

Being open and trying new things always results in growth as an individual. Why? Well you’re purposely putting yourself at ground level in unfamiliar territory and now…


Hello, all! It’s been a while since I built something out of personal enjoyment or curiosity, so I surfed the internet exploring cool API’s.

Since it’s NBA Playoff time (sadly, I’m a Knicks fan), I decided to see if there was an existing API that contained the data of every…


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In December I wrote an article titled “How did I land my first job as a self-taught developer? I prepared like crazy.”.

Well, I may not have been telling the whole truth — it was an internship and not a job. Don’t worry — I have a reason as to…


Naturally, humans are apprehensive when it comes to the subject of change. We fear the unknown and are generally reluctant to take risks.

This is how we as a species, have been wired and programmed. …


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We’re all well aware of the benefits of automation, increased productivity, less manpower, reduced lead time and much more. Whether you’re in the business of selling products or services, automation can streamline your processes.

Thanks to the internet, we have an overwhelming amount individuals who hold the power to decide…

Jonathan Puc

Developer and self improvement enthusiast.

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