Growing and improving as a developer can come in many forms. For most of us we grow as a function of simply doing our day jobs. As long as we keep doing new things we keep growing. Maybe a particular technology excites us and we build a project over a weekend.
I’m going to argue that professional development is not the same as growth. That it requires a deliberate choice be made by the developer on their own.
I’m also going to present a series of plans and guidance around creating your own personal professional development plan. …
Over the last 20 years a programmer, team lead and technical architect. I'm a father and podcast on topics in professional development and software engineering