What i learned from doing 100 interviews with graduates.

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I spent about 100 hours talking with software engineering graduates who found it difficult to find jobs in the last 18 months

Internal developer platform
Before you create an IDP, have a look around at your organisation

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Optimising ways of working may be cheaper than creating a whole platform

Setting up Snyk on Backstage.
Snyk automatically fix vulnerabilities in your code, open source dependencies, containers, and infrastructure as code .

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Install the Snyk plugin on Backstage so your team can see the vulnerabilities in their code

Setting up Techdocs on Backstage.
Techdocs is Spotify's homegrown docs like code solution.

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It allows the user to store documentation to near code thus allowing it to be easily discovered.

Open a new office for a USA based company.
What i learned from being the first hire in a office

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It was a rewarding, fun and exciting experience


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