Hacking Your Emotional API

Being a good developer isn't just about slinging code; we're part of a community. Interacting with others in a community means feelings are involved.

But feelings are messy and uncomfortable, so why can't you just ignore them? Because emotional skills are critical for working well on a team, and for writing code every day.

In this talk you’ll learn how emotions are affecting you by modeling them as an API and looking at the code.



John K. Sawers

John the co-founder and CTO of Data Simply and a Senior Developer at Privia Health. He's been programming professionally for two decades, in Perl, Java, PHP and Ruby. In recent years he has also been ...