Chingu
Published in

Chingu

Chingu Voyage-11 teaser & extra info

So you don’t freak out before we start

Photo by Muhammad Raufan Yusup on Unsplash
Welcome to the community!

The Voyage will have developers from all over the world coming together to LEARN, HELP & BUILD!

WE SHALL LEARN! WE SHALL BUILD!

You’ll be surrounded by coders who share your goals of becoming a better developer and team-mate.

Except instead of bikes…

You’ll get out of “tutorial purgatory”. You’ll get out of your comfort zone, and you’ll…BUILD to learn!

Now for some more info…

1 — Why Chingu?

2 — So, what’s next? What can I expect?

The Pre-work session

Very friendly and supportive community

Get out of your comfort zone

Confidence & a shiny portfolio

3 — What about the Tiers? I want to make sure I’m working on the right project

4 — How can I prepare for this Voyage?

🔥A) Read the Voyage Chingu Handbook

🔥B) Learn the basics of git/github

🔥B) Learn and begin to practice these essential Soft Skills.

5 — Want to be SUPER prepared? Check these out from past members!

Below are some articles and videos from past members. Feel free to check any of them out.

🔥 Francesco Agnoletto on how to use Git/Github in a team setting

🔥@Oliver & @Dan, on Pair-Programming Tips (& a mini Demo)

Ben Kandelaars on his experience/team workflow in a Voyage (they reverse-engineered Airbnb!)

🔥Vannya, on being a Project Manager and Team Developer

Van Tabbert on the importance of building Momentum in remote teams.

7 — Member Articles

🔥 ziggysauce article on his Voyage team experience

Also, here is an article he wrote after he got a job!

Six things I learned in six weeks on a Chingu Voyage Build2Learn project

Stress and insecurity: a newbie’s first remote dev team experience

How I got a mid-level front end developer role in just 8 months

🎆 If you get any of these 5 Chingus on your team, you just hit the remote dev lottery

8 — Past Project Showcases

9 — Follow Chingu on Medium &Twitter! 🚀

--

--

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Chance McAllister

Founder @ Chingu. Experience Designer. Lifelong learner. Teacher. Runner. Reader. Insatiably curious. Apply here: chingu.io