Professional Development is a Choice

Professional Development — I choo-choo-choose you!

What to expect

Introduction

Half Assed Beginnings

We were shooting for 24 frames per second in 640x480!

Jumping into the deep end

The year 2000 was like the Oprah show but for layoffs

Becoming a teacher

What is a professional?

Leaving teaching

A Return to Half-Assing it

Enter Top Down Professional Development

It’s time to make a choice

Professional develop thyself

Step zero: Schedule

What is professional self reflection?

Step one: Reflect

On setting goals

Step two: Focus

Step three: Repeat

Professional Development is a Choice

Further Reading

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