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Learning how to learn as a developer

Episode #293, published Tue, Dec 1, 2020, recorded Mon, Oct 19, 2020.

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As software developers, we live in a world of uncertainty and flux. Do you need to build a new web app? Well maybe using Django makes the most sense if you've been doing it for a long time. There is Flask, but it's more mix and match being a microframework. But you've also heard that async and await are game changers and FastAPI might be the right choice.

Whatever it is you're building, there is constant pressure to stay on top of a moving target. Learning is not something you do in school then get a job as a developer. No, it a constant and critical part of your career. That's why we all need to be good, very good, at it.

Matt Harrison is back on Talk Python to talk to us about some tips, tricks, and even science about learning as software developers.

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Matt Harrison
Matt Harrison
Matt has been using Python since 2000. His experience runs across the domains of search, build management, storage, business intelligence, data science, and machine learning. He currently runs MetaSnake, a Python and Data Science training and consultancy shop.
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