Advice for programming career

  1. Never cheat in code.
  2. Learn to search for problem properly.(google properly)
  3. Try “:github” in google search.
  4. Always go till last answer in stack-overflow. (it helped me)
  5. Be patient and try all solution.
  6. Never hesitate to ask for solution to seniors.
  7. Be always with top programmers.
  8. Look for smallest mistake in code.
  9. Don’t go behind cool languages go behind algorithms and designs.
  10. Don’t come under peer pressure.
  11. Always learn from your mistakes.
  12. Try to attend hackathons even if you do-not have team.(networking helps)
  13. Do small projects completed in one weekend (surely it will help you in your programming career)
  14. Follow latest tech news(tech crunch,inshort etc.)
  15. Never wait, I repeat never wait for something(always be first step taker)
  16. Learn new languages (not programming ) helps in communicating.(programming languages also good but are dynamic)
  17. Lend your help to start-ups.(it broadens your vision)
  18. Try to automate non-productive task it saves lot of your time (sending mails,creating server,killing process)
  19. And finally, don’t copy paste from Stackoverflow. Always see it and write, even if it is character by character.