Stretching yourself as a new engineer

  • “Tara you’ll need to learn Angular” — cool
  • “Tara can you fix this bug?” — I’ll give it a go
  • “Build a pattern library” — erm sure?
  • “Tara can you present the project to our stakeholders” — wait, what?!

Figure out your limits

Comfort zone circle in the centre with the stretch zone one layer around of it.
Comfort zone circle in the centre with the stretch zone one layer around of it and then panic zone one layer around that.

Set your goals

Share your goals!

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Software engineer @ Google. She speaks and writes about career progression and front-end development. @tara_ojo

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