Developer Purpose
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Developer Purpose

Social skills > Coding skills

It’s not even close! Communication matters much more.

When you start working as a software engineer, your first priority is writing and shipping code. You need technical skills to get your foot in the door.

Pretty quickly, though, that ends. You know enough technically. There are definitely more coding skills you could learn. But that’s not what’s holding you back in your career.



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Bennett Garner

Bennett Garner — Email course on how to build a tech career with meaning and purpose 💻 Top writer in technology ✍️