How do you Thrive as a Software Developer? Over the past year, I’ve received quite a few emails from people who have been hit hard by the economic downturn and were looking for new opportunities. Many were people who I’ve worked with and some were people I’ve never met but have followed me online via my blog. I have suggested to all of them to explore the jobs at Microsoft, as I feel very fortunate to work for such an amazing company. I’ve also suggested that people might want to start by trying any of these ideas:
These are all things that I’ve done over the years to enhance my learning and network. Well, I’m excited to say that Microsoft has a new site, Thrive for Developers, to help developers advance in their careers, enhance their skills, and connect with a developer community.