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Where Next? Building a Career as a Technologist



Peter Bell discusses how to identify the ideal job and build a personal brand that’ll make you the obvious choice for the gig. Peter also addresses balancing management and coding as well as how to think about freelance vs. full time and startup vs enterprise opportunities.


Peter Bell is founder and CTO of Ronin Labs, a company that helps developers, engineering leaders and business stakeholders to build better software and build software better through technology enhanced training. He cofounded the New York CTO School, founded the international CTO Summit Series and is an Adjunct Professor at Columbia Business School where he teaches Digital Literacy and Big Data.

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Software is Changing the World. QCon empowers software development by facilitating the spread of knowledge and innovation in the developer community. A practitioner-driven conference, QCon is designed for technical team leads, architects, engineering directors, and project managers who influence innovation in their teams.

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Oct 17, 2015

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  • Career building

    by Shaun Newman,

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    Career building is really essential and we should take preventive steps to build a suitable career; in my point of view we need high level of dedication and determination to maintain a good career success. Here also we can get some quick tips on how to build a career as a technologist I am sure these tips are really helpful for us.

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