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Picture this. You’ve been studying relentlessly algorithms and data structures. You have crushed LeetCode/HackerRank problems day and night and you’ve paired with your friends and have set up mock technical interviews. You think you got this technical interview in the bag, but all of a sudden you’re told you…

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Over the past few months I have learned many things. I won’t say I was naive when I finished bootcamp, but I was kinda naive. I think my biggest miscalculation was how hard it would be to be a freelance web developer. By this I mostly mean all the…

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How do you stay motivated through the whole job search process? For the past week and a half, I feel like I have been thrown every obstacle possible and all of it finally caught up to me today. At times, it’s easy to wonder what is this all for…

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So, last week I created a Spotify clone, if you wanna read about it you can find it here. I left it with the desire to make it more dynamic. So, this week I did just that. Now before I get started yet again I will…

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This week I worked on a Spotify clone! I had so much fun creating this project! I used React and I did a little something different. Instead of using Redux to store the data from the Spotify Web API, I used Context API just to try it out and…

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This Tuesday will mark a year from when I first started my change in career paths from mechanical engineering to software engineering. I’d like to cover some things that I have learned and wish I had known sooner.

  1. Computer Science Fundamentals: I think this should be stressed more in…

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This week has been so busy for me and as stressful as it may have been I am blessed that I am even getting the opportunity to be taking technicals, and improving my coding and algorithm skills. As well as taking time to still personally code for myself.

Let’s…

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I’ve been debating wether or not to get a little personal in today’s blog post. However, I can’t get behind this post becoming the coding-blog version of a recipe blog that has a huge tangent before getting to the main point. I will say though, if you’re having…

Samantha Aleman

Fullstack software engineer with a passion for code, space, and corgis

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