Monthly Archives: July 2020

GraphQL with Daniel Roe on Real Talk Javascript Episode #94

By John Papa

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Daniel Roe is back to help teach us about GraphQL. What is GraphQL? What’s the graph in GraphQL? How do you restrict client access to data in GraphQL? What’s the difference between serverless vs serverless functions? And what lead Daniel Roe to choosing GraphQL for his project?

const podcast = { 
  episode: 94,
  title: 'GraphQL with Daniel Roe',
  topics: [ 
    'graphql', 'javascript',
  ],
  guest: 'Daniel Roe'
  hosts: [
    'Ward Bell', 'John Papa', 'Dan Wahlin'
  ]
};

John Papa @John_Papa

Ward Bell @WardBell

Dan Wahlin @DanWahlin

Craig Shoemaker @craigshoemaker

Daniel Roe @DanielCroe

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Resources:

Timejumps

  • 02:31 Guest introduction
  • 04:36 What is GraphQL?
  • 10:39 Sponsors: Ag Grid
  • 11:41 What is the graph in GraphQL?
  • 17:50 Pushback on GraphQL
  • 24:14 How do you restrict clients access to data?
  • 26:28 Starting out as a Javascript developer with GraphQL?
  • 32:50 If you’re starting with this today, how do you get started?
  • 42:45 Sponsor: Nrwl
  • 43:21 Having a problem proportional to solution
  • 52:32 What’s the difference between serverless vs serverless functions?
  • 55:09 What lead you to choosing GraphQL?
  • 56:56 Final thoughts

Podcast editing on this episode done by Chris Enns of Lemon Productions.

Source:: johnpapa

Having a Career In Technology with Emma Bostian on RealTalk JS #93

By John Papa

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Emma Bostian joins John, Ward, and Craig to talk about her career in technology, what a career in tech means, what drew her back to tech after trying elsewhere, how to negotiate a salary in tech, working with a good manager, and prepping for a job interview in technology.

const podcast = { 
  episode: 93,
  title: 'Having a Career In Technology',
  topics: [ 
    'career', 'employment',
  ],
  guest: 'Emma Bostian'
  hosts: [
    'Ward Bell', 'John Papa', 'Craig Shoemaker'
  ]
};

John Papa @John_Papa

Ward Bell @WardBell

Dan Wahlin @DanWahlin

Craig Shoemaker @craigshoemaker

Emma Bostian @EmmaBostian

Brought to you by

  • ag-Grid

  • Narwhal

    Visit nx.dev to get the preeminent open-source toolkit for monorepo development, today.

Resources:

Timejumps

  • 01:33 Guest introduction
  • 02:50 Initial thoughts on a career in tech
  • 05:23 What drew you back to tech?
  • 14:18 Sponsor: Nrwl
  • 14:59 Asking for a higher salary and negotiating.
  • 18:48 From the employer’s prospective
  • 22:07 Figure out your non-negotiables
  • 23:47 Working with a good manager
  • 26:52 Prepping for a job interview and imposter syndrome
  • 28:53 How do you keep up wtih all the things?
  • 30:32 Sponsor: Ag Grid
  • 31:19 Cramming and pretending to be something you’re not
  • 40:47 Final thoughts

Source:: johnpapa