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How to Onboard Junior Devs Like a Boss: A Guide for Senior Developers

by THAT Conference

THAT Conference 2019 | How to Onboard Junior Devs Like a Boss: A Guide for Senior Developers | Izzi Bikun

What you'll learn

One of the hardest things to do as a developer is to onboard new people. Sometimes, companies have "standard onboarding procedures," but most of those involve sitting in a boring meeting, reading boring documentation, or attending boring mandatory training. None of these practices lead to the successful onboarding of developers. Devs want their hands on the keyboards, devs want to write code and push to master, and devs want to have their minds engaged. Devs don't want to be bored! Join Izzi Bikun in this session on how to successfully make developers fully functional members of the team in as little as two months.

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How to Onboard Junior Devs Like a Boss: A Guide for Senior Developers
31mins

About the author

THAT Conference is the “Summer Camp for Geeks” that combines technology, networking, social events, and exposure in an inspirational, family-friendly environment. Over four days, folks of diverse backgrounds and expertise levels gather to take advantage of multiple learning mediums to maximize one’s community and career advancements. Engage with true practitioners, thought leaders, and entrepreneurs while enjoying the perks of summer camp at a giant waterpark.

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