In lists
  1. Be Curious
  2. Click on EVERYTHING
  3. Command line is basically the old DOS prompt (seriously it took me FOREVER to realize that)
  4. Keep being curious!
  5. Forge Bonds with others in your cohort, (I liked providing snacks here and there, but honestly you do you)
  6. Go to Meetups! Network!!!
  7. Seriously you have to remember why you were curious in the beginning to keep going!
  8. Don’t forget to keep the big picture in your mind (really this helps so much when thinking of your capstone project)
  9. ASK FOR HELP-even if you have no idea what to ask….ASK.
  10. Stay humble, but recognize your achievements, there are NO POSERS, imposter-syndrome is real, do not fall into its trap!
  11. Paraphrasing from Harry Potter, ‘every great coder in history has started out as nothing more than what we are now: STUDENTS!!’
  12. Give yourself a break (NOT your laptop)
  13. KEEP being Curious! You aren’t alone! And never leave home without your rubber duck!! (More on that in a later post!)