Another week, another newsletter. Let’s get to it!
So, 2022 is almost over, which means your professional development stipend is about to expire! ⏰— Josh W. Comeau (@JoshWComeau) December 11, 2022
If you work at a company that has this perk, I’ve collected some suggestions in this thread! Books and courses I’ve been impressed with, or excited by.
Congrats to the SvelteKit team! A huge milestone hitting 1.0!
This was a great conversation on JS Party FM with Deno creator (and Node.js creator) Ryan Dahl. They talk all about web dev, Node.js, and of course Deno!
If you haven’t seen the new Wednesday show on Netflix, I highly recommend it. Even if you don’t end up liking the show, you have to appreciate the work of the actor who plays Thing (the severed hand character if you’ve never seen any of the Addams Family movies or TV show from the 1960s).
Whenever you take on a new role at a new company, if there is an alum Slack or some alum community from your previous job, join it. I’m currently in four, and they are a great resource and a great way to stay connected with old colleagues.
Todd Libby, Sr. Accessibility Engineer W3C Invited Expert, & Lobster Roll Connoisseur, joined me to discuss the accessibility of things.