Software Developer | Flatiron School Grad | New York, NY
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This week will mark my 12th week in coding Bootcamp. It has been a long road, with many twists, turns, and loops(zing). During these pressing times, we have had to adapt to new ways of learning, managing our time and so much more. In this blog post, I am here to share some of my experience as a soon to be coding Bootcamp graduate and offer some advice for those who may be onboarding a new journey.

Expectations and Reality.

Coming into this Bootcamp amid COVID-19 was a bit of a culture shock. For someone who has not taken online classes before now…


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For us MacBook users, we all know that there comes a point in time where our keyboard just gives out on us. The mistypes, the dead keys and so on, we know the story. Then, you get to the apple store and what do you know… you’re out of the warranty window and you have to pay the dreaded apple tax, which can sometimes be worth more than your actual laptop! This way of living is no more. …


So… arrow functions, am I right? For the longest time, the use case of arrow functions didn’t quite click with me. “Why not just use a good old’ function call?” id say. however, after some research and practice, arrow functions became a pretty powerful tool for JS programming. Let’s discuss how, and why to use arrow functions!

How do we use arrow functions?

Let’s start with a simple function that subtracts two numbers.

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  • First, let us remove the function keyword altogether. The function then has to be assigned to a variable as shown below. …


Whether you’re attending an immersive coding Bootcamp, getting a degree, or taking online classes, it is important to make your learning habits effective. Here are 3 steps to help you do that.

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ex: Conditional in Ruby

1. Learn the fundamentals…

As a student attending Flatiron School, the speed at which you take in new information is unlike any other type of schooling I’ve had prior. Every skill you learn and every project you start will build on the basics of programming, no matter what language you begin with. Therefore, you must take the time to know what those fundamentals are. …

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