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A few days ago I finished my third Techdegree with Treehouse: the Python Developpement Techdegree. It comes in addition to the two other Techdegrees I already have: the Front End Web Development Techdegree and the Full Stack JavaScript Techdegree. In addition to those there are two others that I started but never finished: the iOS Developpement Techdegree (which is no longer available) and the UX Design.

Me and the Techdegrees in 2016

A little background


This post is the second of a series of five during which I will look back on my reconversion as a developer and my trajectory in “sky rocket mode”. I will talk about everything I did (you know, the good, the bad and the ugly) and I will also take the opportunity to give advice to aspiring developers (and maybe CTO as well).

This first half of this second post focuses on my year of (multiple) training.

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Year 1: learning

The trainings

In the previous section, I ended on this amazing alignment of the stars that allowed me to start multiple trainings at once.

So…


This post is the first of a series of five during which I will look back on my reconversion as a developer and my trajectory in “sky rocket mode”. I will talk about everything I did (you know, the good, the bad and the ugly) and I will also take the opportunity to give advice to aspiring developers (and maybe CTO as well).

This first post focuses on my preparation until my reconversion.

I’m bored - credit: pixabay.com

Year 0: beginning

Oh my god I am bored

It’s late November 2015 and I’m bored. A few weeks ago I took a new job as a manager and left my previous sales position. Why? Because…

Thomas Dimnet

Software engineer / Ex-CTO / Teacher at OpenClassrooms / Lifelong learner, curious, zebra.

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