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Wes Bos

Wes Bos

XL5G3 Full Stack JavaScript Developer. Creator of really good web development courses. BBQ enthusiast.

Scott Tolinski

Scott Tolinski

Web Developer, NX2V1, Creator of Level Up Tuts, Bboy, Robotops Crew and Youtuber

Playing: 132: Potluck - Interview Qs × Headless CMS × React Hooks × Resume Design × Redux vs Context × More!



Apr 3rd, 2019

Potluck - Interview Qs × Headless CMS × React Hooks × Resume Design × Redux vs Context × More!

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It's another potluck episode in which Wes and Scott answer your questions! This month - interview questions, headless CMSs, resume design, redux vs context, and more!

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Show Notes


  • Q: Are there any tutorials you would recommend to learn more computer science related knowledge (algorithms, closures, etc.)?


  • Q: Do you have any suggestions for picking a headless CMS?


  • Q: Do you have any advice for someone in a customer service background seeking a more flexible job with remote work opportunities? Resources? Is this a realistic goal or a good way to approach my job search?


  • Q: How much importance would you place in the design of a resume? Is it worth the cost?


  • Q: With the new React Hooks and Context API, do we still need Redux?


  • Q: If either of you could change anything about your personal tech stack, what would it be and why?


  • Q: Do you prefer to use React's defaultProps or plain JS default function parameters to give your component's props some default values?


  • Q: You guys chat CMS sometimes - why no love for Umbraco?


  • Q: I'm ready for a new challenge, how do I break this to my employer?


  • Q: What's the difference between const add = (a, b) => { return a + b } and function add (a, b) { return a + b }?


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