DEV Community

loading...

Discussion on: 6 actionable steps to make you more employable as a newbie πŸ’Ό

Collapse
theowlsden profile image
Shaquil Maria • Edited

Great tips!

The point here is: technical skills are great, but soft skills are even better

Indeed. Takes me back to when I used to work as a web developer, and I needed to go to meetings with clients and help with customer support. That was not part of the work ofc, but it shows that even when your job is something technical, sometimes you need to interact with clients. Your soft skills will come in handy!

Collapse
technoglot profile image
Amelia Vieira Rosado 🐣✨ Author

Excellent addition! πŸ‘ŒπŸ» There's a great deal of devs (except the freelancer type, perhaps) out there that believe that they don't need to deal with others (clients etc) because their work is technical in nature. These folks could not be more wrong thoughπŸ˜…

Thanks for sharing your experience @theowlsden ! πŸ™ŒπŸ»