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Shaundai Person: From salesperson to web developer.

Shaundai Person: From salesperson to web developer.

Update: 2021-04-28
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You can connect with Shaundai on LinkedIn, she loves talking with people about coding, mentorship, parenting, and finding meaningful work as a developer!

Here are some of the key points from our conversation:


  • Overcoming the intimidation of not having a CS degree.

  • The value of persistence.

  • Pursuing your passions.

  • Learning to code as a single parent with a full-time job.

  • Using "maniacal prioritization."

  • The importance of mentors.

  • Embracing failure.

  • Using skills from your old career to succeed as a developer.

  • How to get your first job as a developer.

  • Why you should include a video with your next job application.

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Shaundai Person: From salesperson to web developer.

Shaundai Person: From salesperson to web developer.

Dustin LeBlanc