Building Is The Best Way To Learn with Mads Brodt
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In this week’s show, Phil talks to Mads Brodt, a front-end engineer from Copenhagen. He designs, creates and supports websites and applications for clients and for fun. And he loves using modern technology to create exceptional user experiences, always striving to create high quality products. Mads discusses the importance of practical experience and how it can energise your career. He also talks about why finding your niche can invigorate your interest in IT in general.
2 Top Career Tips
Worst Career Moment
As a new developer, Mads became stuck on an issue that he couldn’t push through, but found that by taking a break and gaining a new perspective, he was able to solve the challenge.
Mads was tasked with creating a piece of software to help immigration, and was particularly proud of the finished result.
The way in which IT is constantly evolving. Even in the last five to ten years, the tech world has taken on an entirely different shape.
What first attracted you to a career in I.T.?
What is the best career advice you’ve ever received?
What is the worst career advice you’ve ever received?
If you had to begin your career again in today’s world, what would you do?
What career objectives are you currently focusing on?
What’s the number one non-technical skill that has helped you in your career so far?
What do you do to keep your own career energized?
What do you do in your spare time away from technology?