Title: Mentoring Panel

John Callaway

Target Audience: All skill levels

Time: 1:00PM - 1:50PM

Track: Career

Room: 2103

A panel discussion with Allen Underwood, Joe Zack, and Michael Outlaw of Coding Blocks; and John Callaway, Clayton Hunt, and Jon Ash of The 6 Figure Developer. Mentoring is an important aspect of software development. Whether you're self taught, a code school grad, or have a degree in Computer Science it's important to realize that many people have contributed to your success as a software developer. That said, it's equally important to help others along the way. - Focus not just on technical - Work-life balance - Company politics - Career advancement We'll discuss tips-and-tricks, as well as the challenges you can expect to face along the way. We'll also have suggestions on how you might start as a mentor and some of the many ways to get involved in the community.