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Author Harkins, Paul.

Title How to become a highly paid corporate programmer / Paul Harkins.

Imprint Lewisville, Tex. : MC Press Online, 2004.


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Contents Section 1. Starting a successful programming career -- 1. How much are you worth? -- 2. A primer for fledgling programmers -- 3. What your boss really wants from you -- 4. Tips from a technical interviewer -- 5. Final interview?: Ask these questions -- 6. What you won't learn in programming school -- 7. The beauty of borrowed code -- 8. Learning from the masters -- 9. Techies and bit-twiddlers are doomed -- Section 2. Thriving in a competitive environment -- 10. Harnessing the "brute force" of calculation -- 11. Take on the tough jobs -- 12. Mission: Impossible -- 13. How your work is tracked -- 14. Boost your output, lower your stress with productivity tools -- 15. A blueprint for savvy programming -- 16. Master millions of lines of complex code -- 17. "Good enough" programming for the seasoned programmer -- 18. How seasoned programmers stay at the top of their game -- 19. Self-management tips for the seasoned professional -- 20. Spotting opportunities, skirting land mines -- Section 3. Mastering the corporate culture -- 21. Slipping into a new corporate culture -- 22. Mentors and mentees -- 23. How do you deal with the end use? -- 24. When you get a really bad boss -- 25. A raise and a promotion in-house -- 26. A big push out of the house -- Section 4. Beyond programming -- 27. Jumping to management -- 28. The top of the pyramid: The programmer consultant -- 29. Write for your industry -- 30. Founding and running your own firm -- 31. Inventing your own software -- 32. Marketing your product.
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Summary Provides advice on succeeding as a computer programmer in the corporate world, covering such topics as the interview process, finding a mentor, coding, dealing with a boss, and avoiding blunders.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2011. MiAaHDL
System Details Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
Processing Action digitized 2011 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve pda MiAaHDL
Subject Computer programming -- Vocational guidance.
Computer programming -- Vocational guidance. (OCoLC)fst00872409
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Harkins, Paul. How to become a highly paid corporate programmer. 1st ed. Lewisville, Tex. : MC Press Online, 2004 (OCoLC)55004669
ISBN 9781583474914 (electronic bk.)
1583474919 (electronic bk.)
9781583470459 (pbk.)
Standard No. AU@ 000053223692

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