Going from humanities to STEM was a challenge. However, there were lessons I learned from studying a foreign language that apply to software development.
As far as I’m aware, there isn’t a built-in solution for statically typing a configuration for CDK. So after a bit of research, I created a way of doing it!
You have probably heard null described as the billion-dollar mistake. But null itself is not bad. Making null invisible is what tends to cause issues.
Your team will be stronger for it if you can discuss the problems that do come up with a sense of grace and an eye for improvement rather than shame.
So you’re staring down a big product launch. Instead of watching your [unit] tests fail, how might you monitor the way your launch issues manifest?
If you need to quell your nerves, start by making your best assessment of the types of issues that could come up after the product launch.