Depending on your current job, there might be constraints on what tech and processes you have actually gotten to use in a professional fashion. But here’s the rub: I don’t care. Learning and experimenting with this tech is free. If you show up and tell me that you have a “passion for web development” or some such, but follow that up by saying that you’ve never actually used jQuery because they don’t use it at your job, that’s bad. The curious, the intelligent, the driven, those who really have a passion for this technology will do their own work on it, finding the standards and best practices on their own regardless of what their employer mandates on the clock.
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I saw today that The Essential Blender, the Foundation’s official getting started book that I was fortunate enough to spearhead and edit a long time ago, is still selling on Amazon. In fact, it was #38 in the 3D Graphics category. I also noticed several reviews from the past year in which the people who […]