Being a junior developer is awesome, amazing, and scary at the same time. I often say that I feel like Harry Potter.
At Hogwarts, (a.k.a. your job) you are just a little wizard.
You can’t cast spells properly, you fall of your broom. Just when you think that you finally got it, there is a puff of smoke instead the awesomeness that you thought you were creating. But…
When around the muggles, you are a LITTLE WIZARD!
You can see the world through code like you are in the matrix. You actually understand why that button on their site isn’t working, and can fix it. You might hold the secret keys to the internet.
The dichotomy of this experience can give you whiplash.
But in addition to that, it can be quite uncomfortable. Because in one part of your world you are amazing, a genius, inspiring. But in the other part, you are coming up short, taking too long, asking too many...
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