JavaScript New Year Resolutions Countdown

Eric Elliott
Dec 30, 2016 · 9 min read
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10. Master the JavaScript Interview

9. Use TDD

8. Practice Networking

7. Learn Redux

6. Learn a New Library or Framework

5. Polish up Your Online Presence

4. Be Positive / Stop Complaining

“the OSS community was already aware of the problem [of JavaScript fatigue] and hard at work on real solutions…”

“…no one is keeping up, and that’s OK.”

“Remember, OSS maintainers don’t owe you anything, but you do owe them respect.”

3. Code for Good: Use Your Programming Skills for a Good Cause

“With great power goes great responsibility” — J. Hector Fezandie, 1894 (also, Spiderman)

2. Improve Your Development Process

1. Compassion

“If you want others to be happy, practice compassion.
If you want to be happy, practice compassion”
~ The Dalai Lama

Next Steps

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