We’ve recently posted a couple of interviews that we’ve conducted with some of our interns, which managed to impress us during their internships, through a campaign called “Invest in Education”.

We’d like to reflect on that and underline some of the lessons that we’ve learned, focusing on how internships might be the perfect way to kickstart your career, and why they shouldn’t be frowned upon.

Businesses usually look for people with experience when hiring, real work experience. Fresh graduates or individuals just starting their careers have a couple of options at hand in order to obtain the necessary experience. …

We, humans, organize ourselves within society. Oftentimes, there are hierarchies amongst ourselves, everything is laid out top to bottom.

Top-to-bottom leadership

On the example of countries, we can see the usual pattern for hierarchy. It all starts with the ruler, a leader, a president. Then, the governor, who’s basically a regional ruler. We have the local ruler after, that would be a mayor in a country. At last, the local people.

This perspective, this type of organizing within a society, is quite traditional, it’s something we have accustomed ourselves to and it seems perfectly fine to use the same template to organize…

Databases are used every day. Your grocery store, bank, restaurant, online shopping sites, hospital, favorite clothing store, and mobile service provider, for instance, all use databases to keep track of customer, inventory, employee, and accounting information.

“A structured set of data held in a computer, especially one that is accessible in various ways.” At its most basic, a database is just a way of storing and organizing information. Ideally, it is organized in such a way that it can be easily accessed, managed, and updated.

And there’s a lot of databases out there that can suit you, we’ll name a…

ReactDOM.render(
<h1>Hello, world!</h1>,
document.getElementById('root')
);

React is a JavaScript library created for building fast and interactive user interfaces for web and mobile applications. It is an open-source, component-based, front-end library responsible only for the application’s view layer. In Model View Controller (MVC) architecture, the view layer is responsible for how the app looks and feels.

React was created by Jordan Walke, a software engineer at Facebook.

Nowadays, React is used by many top brands. Airbnb, Tesla, Tencent QQ, Instagram, and Walmart are some of the market leaders who opted to build their mobile apps using React Native. …

With the “work from home” practice continuing, we are tempted to discuss this rather intriguing topic. Being distracted is something people often deal with, but how to efficiently deal with distractions, and how to increase the efficiency of your work, is the topic of today’s Medium story!

Now, we will mention a couple of things that have proven to help you arrange your time towards the priorities. These are our research results, it doesn’t necessarily have to work for you, but these approaches might help! Of course, we are all different, and various methods work for each of us.

Make a list

You…

“Can you hear me?”, you ask your colleague as you look at the loading circle, lag spiked. — Sounds familiar?

Well, this is something most of us have probably experienced during the last year, during the pandemic. Online meetings, as the new norm, have completely changed the feeling of having meetings, connecting with your colleagues, and clients. We remember the times when face-to-face meetings, in person, were the most usual thing, as we take a look at how the virtual meetings have shaped us.

Some new habits

You wake up in the morning, have breakfast, drink a cup of coffee, and you sit…

Collaboration — two or more people working towards shared goals.

In the next part of our Essential campaign, we look forward to discussing the topic of collaboration, and why it should be encouraged. Throughout the campaign, we talk about some of the essentials to success at Walter Code.

When you have the potential to include active collaboration into your work, it becomes more efficient. Having the ability to do tasks side-by-side with your colleagues allows for more work to be done, as well as new thoughts and ideas to be born.

Today, we are going to dive into the topic…

“Intelligence is the ability to adapt to change.”- Stephen Hawking

We live in a time where change is necessary, sometimes even required. Just how much change has influenced the workplace is a topic for itself. Some of the changes are directly related to the pandemic, while others are just a sign of the transformation of the workplace. So, let’s talk about changes, some more active than others, but present in our society nevertheless.

Hierarchy

If we look back at “traditional” companies, we’re well aware of the respect of hierarchy. All information, specifications, and orders came from the top and were merely…

Lead generation is a crucial part of any business. It’s interesting to look at different ways businesses do it because they have to be clever in their approach to prospects. The transformation that the industry has seen with the appearance of social media advertising has been quite substantial, and it requires a deeper look. So, we’ll be breaking down traditional and digital lead generation ways, and discussing which is best!

Traditional Lead Generation

Dear reader,

Our education is the only thing that we can keep at all times. We, at Walter Code, have accepted this as a fact, and have developed to fit that thought into our work. That’s why you’re reading this article. We are living in a time where the industry is fast-evolving, trends are quickly changing and the need for constant increase in knowledge is a necessity and not a luxury.

Our goal with this Medium is to provide a platform to make access to new, and relevant information and tips from the IT industry, easier.

And we’ll start with:

10 useful tools for programmers, designers, and other IT professionals to use, for free!

We have…

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