Hacking Your Emotional API


Being a good developer isn’t just about slinging code; we’re part of a community. Interacting with others in a community means feelings are involved.

But feelings are messy and uncomfortable, so why can’t you just ignore them? Because emotional skills are critical for working well on a team, and for writing code every day.

In this talk you’ll learn how emotions are affecting you by modeling them as an API and looking at the code.

Speaker

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John K. Sawers

 
John the co-founder and CTO of Data Simply and a Senior Developer at Privia Health. He’s been programming professionally for two decades, in Perl, Java, PHP and Ruby. In recent years he has also ...