In Bootcamp

In Bootcamp podcast is about Matthew Petschl's experience at a local coding bootcamp and journey to software engineer, featuring Ryan Rampersad with industry commentary.


Episode #7The Fringe #524

Matt learns more about APIs, cookies, local storage, prepares for the upcoming group project and attends the legendary HackerX event!
  • Class topics
    • JavaScript, more on APIs
    • Weather API; API keys
    • Cookies
    • Local storage
    • Instructor was a troll
      • The data was not stored anywhere
  • Preparing for groups
    • Acknowledging those that are doing well seemingly
    • Guidance on what to do with those that don’t participate
    • Early standup
    • Demo
  • Trying your hardest
    • Either not hard at all
    • Or committed despite the odds
  • Helping others in class
    • Connecting the dots
      • Almost handed the answer and the connection is a google-a-way but the dots don’t connect
  • HackerX
    • Business cards
    • Resume
    • Elevator pitch
    • Event
      • Did you feel prepared?
      • What was most overwhelming?
      • Who did you talk to?
      • How did it go?
      • What did you learn?



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