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Gain experience as a Developer: Chingu Voyage 33 teaser & how to get started

So you don’t freak out before we start

Photo by Muhammad Raufan Yusup on Unsplash

Table of Contents

  1. Welcome to the Chingu community!
  2. Why Chingu exists and how can it help me?
  3. Roadmap — Schedule, What’s next & how can I start?
  4. What’s the solo project quality check?
  5. What can I expect from a Voyage?
  6. How can I best prepare for the Voyage?
  7. Want to be SUPER prepared? Check these out from past members
  8. Project showcases from past Chingu teams!

1 — Welcome to Chingu!

Welcome to the community!

Chingu’s Voyage 33 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 builders 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!

2—Why Chingu exists and how can it help me?

3— Roadmap: What’s next & how can I start?

Schedule for Voyage 33

4— What’s the solo project quality check?

5 — What can I expect from a Voyage?

Be surrounded by curious builders from around the world

Gain experience in a remote software team

Get out of your comfort zone

Confidence & a shiny portfolio

6 — How can I prepare for this Voyage?

🔥A) Learn the basics of git/github

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

7— 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.

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

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

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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

I CAN’T WAIT TO START!!

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Chance McAllister

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