28 October 2015
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Alex Gwartney talks with Dave Rael about sharing knowledge and making the path easier than it was before and the challenges of looking to start a career in software

Alex Gwartney is a Javascript MEAN stack developer who is currently attending the University of Phoenix online and is going into his second year of college. He is working on a degree in computer science with a concentration in programming and is trying to land an entry level position as a JavaScript developer. He loves making awesome applications and writing clean code along with helping others get their own developer journey started and is always looking to work on the next cool project that comes my way. He runs the Developer Soup podcast where he gets to interview awesome developers and hear some pretty cool stories. He also blogs and is working on the Youtube channel Gwartney's Web Dev Tips where he teaches MEAN stack development along with giving advice to other programmers.

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Alex's book recommendations:
Alex's top 3 tips for delivering more value:

1. Make sure you go in with a game plan
2. Make sure you are mentally prepared for what you are going to do
3. Make sure you have the skills to accomplish what you are trying to do



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