Analyzing ‘Resetting Tech Culture’ by Accenture and Girls Who Code

This article analyzes the Resetting Tech Culture report from Accenture and Girls Who Code in four parts: 6 Selected Results 8 Selected Criticisms What it Doesn’t Say Related Notes Here is the Girls Who Code press release from 2020. Here is the Accenture landing page for the report, and here is the actual report! 6 … Read more

Brag Sheets and Better for SWEs

This article will describe an artifact called a brag sheet, ways that a software engineer can use a brag sheet to enhance their career development, and then I will describe a purpose-built tool called starboi that I prefer to the classic brag sheet for essentially the same use cases. What is a Brag Sheet? A … Read more

What do SWE interviews look like?

As part of optimizing the Ladderly curriculum, I am currently conducting an empirical investigation on what the software engineer interviewing process looks like. This article lays out a survey methodology. Not to be studied: Big N uses a 3-stage interview process inclusive of live-coded algorithm interviews with asymptotic and time complexity analysis. FAANG has public … Read more