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skills do you want to acquire this/next year

As developer,analyst, or architect what professional skills do you want to acquire this or next year?

training department
Monday, October 13, 2003

Self-discipline ;) The ability to make myself  get off my ass ;)

Mike Swieton
Monday, October 13, 2003

All the keyboard shortcuts in Notepad.

Yankee Rose
Monday, October 13, 2003

I want to acquire the ability to levitate.


Tuesday, October 14, 2003

Time Management

qwerty
Tuesday, October 14, 2003

UML, test-driven development

I'd also like to learn how to play the saxaphone and dance, but neither is very likely to happen anytime soon.

Anonymous Coder
Tuesday, October 14, 2003

Agree with Mike.


90% discipline with 10% brain can solve all the problems!

JD
http://jdk.phpkid.org

JD
Tuesday, October 14, 2003

I would like bigger balls.

Li-fan Chen
Tuesday, October 14, 2003

Li-fan I get a lot of spam about that, I can forward them to you if you want!

ScottB
Tuesday, October 14, 2003

Yeah, I get a lotta spam too...stuff like 'Enlarge your Debt' and 'Cut Your...no wait, that's not right...

Newbie-Doo
Tuesday, October 14, 2003

How to be a good salesman.  I'm rather hopeless right now, and my bottom line shows it.

Clay Dowling
Tuesday, October 14, 2003

Driving, specification & design using Z notation, improving my database skills, getting a working knowledge of a dialect of Low German that was spoken in my family, better knowledge of Georgist economics, also it's high time I had a look at that UML book...

Fernanda Stickpot
Tuesday, October 14, 2003

World's Greatest Lover

Devil's Advocate
Tuesday, October 14, 2003

Not much technically, as I find that better technical skills grow out of better life skills.

I want to be exercising regularly, including weight training.

I want to be reasonably conversant in another language (Japanese).

I want to be doing the Extreme Programming core practices regularly.

The Pedant, Brent P. Newhall
Tuesday, October 14, 2003

I want to learn multiplayer game network coding.

Eric DeBois
Tuesday, October 14, 2003

I want to learn how to read schemas.  And maybe be able to write "proper" UML when i'm diagraming stuff on our whiteboard, not just a combination of UML and funny shapes I invent.

Vince
Tuesday, October 14, 2003

I've written a blog about this:

http://www.dafydd.net/blog/entries/20030906.html

(Yes, it is "made with city desk"...)

Dafydd Rees
Tuesday, October 14, 2003

I will  be sensible.
I want to learn Visual .Net, well the concepts and learn the C# language.

As well as I intend to do my best to stay on top of what is happening in the IT world. I spent too long through university with my head in the books to even care about anything, now I find myself asking "what is .Net" when others are already speaking the language.

Aussie Chick
Tuesday, October 14, 2003

I want to be more self disciplined and focussed.
Improve my people Interaction skills.
Improve my Object Oriented Programming skills  and improve the Database skills.

cocoa developer for mac
Tuesday, October 14, 2003

yes, this "enlarging the debt and cutting the .... " would be nice. Or should it be vice versa?

I'd love to re-unite with my girlfriend, stop learning and start doing megabucks.

UK resident
Thursday, October 16, 2003

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