RUBY 482: Successfully Onboarding a Junior Engineer in Three Steps with Emily Giurleo

Episode 491 · December 30th, 2020 · 1 hr 3 mins

About this Episode

Onboarding and leveling up Junior developers can be tricky. Emily Giurleo joins the Rogues to discuss the process for creating autonomous, competent developers when you hire someone who doesn't have as much experience. She walks us through setting expectations for the new hire, giving feedback, and assessing their performance.


  • John Epperson
  • Luke Stutters


  • Emily Giurleo




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