Success in Programming: How to Gain Recognition, Power, and Influence through Personal Branding

Success in Programming

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Have you read this book? What is your experience applying to your life what you have learned from it? Would you recommend this book? What do you think about my conversions from theory to practice that I am sharing here? Any ideas about things that I should apply to my life from the lessons found in this book? Please share your comments at the end of this page. This site is boring without your participation!

J: Just citing the book - M: My conversion from theory to practice (4) - CR: Created - LU: Last Updated. (YYYY-MM-DD HH:MM:SS GMT).

J:

"Sr. technical evangelist at Mozilla, web lover, T-shirt geek, music aficionado, public speaker, social beast, blogger, doing epic shit!" (Chapter 3).

M:

I included "web lover" and "blogger" in the summary of my resume because that describes me too. CR: 2018-09-12 16:27:27 LU: 2018-09-12 16:27:27

J:

"Start a blog" (Chapter 5).

M:

I started http://www.jaimemontoya.com/books/, my blog about how I practice what I read.

J:

"Remember Your name is your brand" (Chapter 5).

M:

I use my name as the domain name of my website and the logo is my name too.

J:

"Summary: Think about your elevator pitch. This is a good place to add some catchy sentences about who you are, what you do/did, and what you are looking for." (Chapter 7).

M:

I added this section to my resume as my elevator pitch.

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