JavaScript Air

035 jsAir - How to be a mentor with Taras Mankovski, Kim Crayton, Colt McAnlis, and Jed Watson

August 10, 2016

With so many new developers coming into the JavaScript world, there's never been a greater need for experienced developers to mentor and teach others. In this episode we'll chat with some experts on how to be an effective mentor.

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Links, Picks, and Tips:

  • Mentoring Minutes
  • Get comfortable with being uncomfortable
  • Find opportunities to teach what you’ve learned
  • Learn Data Compression
  • Take training on how to be a manager

  • You will always know more than most people who started learning after you. So, don’t sell yourself short and give yourself room to be comfortable.
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