When Coding Goes Wrong: Or, My Advice for Launch School’s 109 Interview Assessment

Peter D'Elia
Jul 27, 2020 · 4 min read

You might call this my YAG (yet another guide) for Launch School’s 109 interview assessment. Although it’s not really a guide, the story and advice that I share below served me well when I made a mistake during the assessment, and as those who have seen the study guide know, one of the skills being tested is how we recover when we make a mistake (or whether we recover at all!).

In a lesson of Launch School’s JS101, there is a coding tip that describes how experiencing difficulty in coding…