What you can learn from a 30-year-old’s first coding interview

Going from a U.S. Navy veteran chef to a programmer

Sean Choi
Sean Choi
Dec 5, 2018 · 8 min read

I have previously written about how I helped teenagers learn how to program. In that article, I shared some of the teaching methodologies that I found to be effective for engaging teenagers in learning to program.

In this article, I want to take a different approach and share a completely different personal experience in prepping a 30-year-old U.S. Navy veteran chef for his first coding interview.