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General Development "In order to be an effective programmer, you need to possess a combination of traits that allow your skill, experience, and knowledge to produce working code. There are some technically skilled developers who will never be effective because they lack the other traits needed. Here are seven traits that are necessary to become a great programmer."
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Pragmatism
by lucas_maximus on Mon 6th May 2013 13:41 UTC
lucas_maximus
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2009-08-18

Being pragmatic is very important. Earlier in my career I wanted to do everything the "perfect way" or follow the "true path".

Now I want to get the job done well and as simply as possible, sometimes it is living with a hack until the system get scrapped and replaced.

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