7 Tips on becoming a self taught Programmer to land your dream Job
Everyone in this world may not be so lucky to land up learning programming due to lack of money or various other reasons. So do such people put a full stop on their dreams ??? No! all these barriers do not stop such people to learn programming, instead they find various other alternatives to learn programming.
The people with such curiosity to learn programming with the limited of resources available to them, this 7 tips can help you land your dream job.
1. EXPLORE ABOUT YOUR DREAM JOB :
Before you start to make a layout of how you would learn programming on your own, just make a clear picture of what job you would like to go for. Explore everything about that job so that you could prepare yourself accordingly for that job.
2. GO WITH ONLINE LEARNING :
Online learning is the best medium to learn programming. Their are various E-Learning website which would provide you the best courses to learn programming. Online learning is a very comfortable medium to learn as it saves your money as well as time, your could learn whenever you get time instead of being depended on someone else's time to teach you.Learn anytime,anywhere as per your convenience.
3. OVERCOME YOUR FEARS :
The best way to achieve something is to remove the fear which is stopping you to achieve your goal. Take risks to do the things which you think you will not be able to do. Fear is the biggest enemy which will always stop you to raise up in life, once you have learnt the art to overcome your fear trust me you will touch the zenith .
4. DEVELOP YOUR ABILITY TO LEARN :
You should have the zeal to learn new things on your own without depending on others. If you are self taught your employer will love this fact that you are so driven enough to learn coding on your own. A company would love to hire a employees who have a zeal to learn an grow on their own .
5. KEEP PRACTICING WHATEVER YOU ARE LEARNING :
You will not be able to learn anything if you will not practice it, so in order to make sure that you have actually learnt some thing is to began writing programs without concern for how trivial, stupid or down right bad they are. Look at other people’s code and learn from them also,as their are many people who are willing to share their knowledge so guys grab it.
6. CREATE A STANDOUT PROJECT :
Remember their will be thousand other people too competing for the same job.How will you get yourself selected among all ?? Your work will get you selected ! If you make a project which is way to attractive and very different from what basic things other will be projecting in their projects then trust me your dream job will no more be a dream.
7. ACHIEVE YOUR DREAM JOB :
After doing so much of hard work & research when you are ready with your projects and degrees for your interview remember to show the same passion during interview time also because your passion speaks louder than your degree.
Always remember you are your best "Mentor" Just "keep learning, keep exploring and keep doing more"
Mona is a passionate writer and a voracious reader. Her experience has been across diverse industry segments - animation, VFX, education industry and management consulting. She loves travelling and photography.