Admitter of Failures

Created by Robyn Law
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Sep 09, 2020
Introduction to Python
Failed At Something
I went through the selection process to participate in the "Maria vai com as Devs" program 100% free in order to promote technical quality for insertion in the technology market, focused on the Python programming language. But I was in a very difficult time and I couldn't complete the course program :(
Apr 13, 2013
Started working towards my masters degree
Failed At Something
Applied my pre-project to the Master Degree Program in Design at Udesc - Universidade do Estado de Santa Catarina (Florianópolis/SC) for the Interfaces and Communication Interactions research line. I went to the first stage with the article and did not pass the cutting stage of the second stage, for the cutting vacancies. I still intend to study isolated subjects, as it was my own initiative to look for a master's course and it is the area in which I ended up working in recent years.

Article theme [in portuguese] "The importance of usability in interface design"
Jul 18, 2019
Participated in a Competition
Failed At Something
I participated in the competition between teams as soon as I joined the company, where we took tests, interacted with colleagues and learned about each other. I also created our team's identity. We weren't the winners, but it was a lot of fun.
Feb 01, 2009
Failed At Something
Folded Adfabriq. The global financial crisis was not kind, and I could not save or pivot the business (ask me about it).
Wrote a technical article
Failed At Something
AWS App Runner First Impressions Blog
One of the harder and more interesting types of writing, detailing your thoughts on new technology (less than 24 hours post-release). Given my hope that it'll eventually supplant many Elastic Beanstalk deployments with substantially more powerful features, I bestowed it with the nickname Magic Beanstalk 🌱

Also ate a slice of humble pie, when the VP of Compute Services at AWS read my article and noted something I'd gotten wrong regarding Amazon Copilot (😨!). Gratefully accepted the feedback, and issued a correction. We learn more every day
Live Streamed on Twitch
Failed a stream
Went back to bed
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Stream crashed. Was frustrated. Couldn't find the source of the issue... Went back to bed