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Our instructional videos provide professional software engineers with the insights needed to accelerate their career paths. Each video dives into actionable career advice you can apply to real-world scenarios in your tech career.
Make sure to check out our most special videos, masterclasses and case studies. Masterclasses go incredibly in-depth on a specific tech topic while case studies are real examples from established engineering leaders walking through their most pivotal career moments.
Becoming A Staff Engineer In Big Tech (Panel Discussion)
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Becoming A Staff Engineer In Big Tech (Panel Discussion)

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Level Up Your Code Quality As A Software Engineer [Part 26] - Side Projects & Open-Source
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Level Up Your Code Quality As A Software Engineer [Part 26] - Side Projects & Open-Source

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Level Up Your Code Quality As A Software Engineer [Part 16] - One Diff, One Thesis
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Level Up Your Code Quality As A Software Engineer [Part 16] - One Diff, One Thesis

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Level Up Your Code Quality As A Software Engineer [Part 10] - Sweat The Details, Call Out Edge Cases
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Level Up Your Code Quality As A Software Engineer [Part 10] - Sweat The Details, Call Out Edge Cases

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Level Up Your Code Quality As A Software Engineer [Part 11] - Case Study: Signup Form Edge Cases
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Level Up Your Code Quality As A Software Engineer [Part 11] - Case Study: Signup Form Edge Cases

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Level Up Your Code Quality As A Software Engineer [Part 6] - Embrace The Pain
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Level Up Your Code Quality As A Software Engineer [Part 6] - Embrace The Pain

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Level Up Your Code Quality As A Software Engineer [Part 4] - What ACTUALLY Makes Code Good
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Level Up Your Code Quality As A Software Engineer [Part 4] - What ACTUALLY Makes Code Good

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Level Up Your Code Quality As A Software Engineer [Part 2] - Code Quality = Engineer Quality
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Level Up Your Code Quality As A Software Engineer [Part 2] - Code Quality = Engineer Quality

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Behind the scenes of a $320K → $1.05M negotiation in Silicon Valley
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Behind the scenes of a $320K → $1.05M negotiation in Silicon Valley

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Inside TaroGPT - Building A Career Coach Chatbot For Engineers
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Inside TaroGPT - Building A Career Coach Chatbot For Engineers

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One Of The Biggest Tech Career Killers: Not Being Truly Great With Feedback
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One Of The Biggest Tech Career Killers: Not Being Truly Great With Feedback

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[Masterclass] How To Work Better With Your Engineering Manager
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[Masterclass] How To Work Better With Your Engineering Manager

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Why YOU Suck At Coding Interviews - From a Senior Engineer at Uber
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Why YOU Suck At Coding Interviews - From a Senior Engineer at Uber

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The Defining Trait Of Mediocre Software Engineers With Debugging
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The Defining Trait Of Mediocre Software Engineers With Debugging

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Once You Get This, You'll Be Able To Fix Any Software Bug
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Once You Get This, You'll Be Able To Fix Any Software Bug

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The Journey to Staff Engineer In Big Tech (Panel Discussion) - Sep 2023
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The Journey to Staff Engineer In Big Tech (Panel Discussion) - Sep 2023

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[Case Study] Building An App With 1,000,000+ Users To Get Into Facebook
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[Case Study] Building An App With 1,000,000+ Users To Get Into Facebook

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Growing To Meta Tech Lead And Then Entrepreneurship - By Jocelin Ho
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Growing To Meta Tech Lead And Then Entrepreneurship - By Jocelin Ho

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[Masterclass] How To Stop Writing Messy Code As A Software Engineer
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[Masterclass] How To Stop Writing Messy Code As A Software Engineer

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Master The Art of Successful Negotiations: Unlock Your Full Potential
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Master The Art of Successful Negotiations: Unlock Your Full Potential

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Supercharge Your Technology Career Path with Instructional Videos

In today's rapidly evolving tech workplace, staying updated on the latest frameworks and tools isn't the only requirement. It's also about adapting, growing, and understanding the broader ecosystem of software engineering. That’s why Taro's content is not just about technical acumen but also focuses on the holistic growth of a software engineer. Adapting to this dynamic environment requires an approach where you are continuously learning.
Taro provides videos offering career advice specifically tailored to software engineers who want to progress in their career. As you progress to more advanced levels, it’s not enough to just be a good coder. Communication and leadership skills become increasingly important because you will need to effectively execute on projects and provide guidance to all stakeholders. This transition demands a deep understanding of both the technical and non-technical facets of engineering.
While passing the technical interview can you get in the door, interpersonal and project management skills help you progress up the ladder. The ability to collaborate in teams, understand your users, and prevent potential roadblocks are often what sets apart good engineers from great ones. Our videos ensure that engineers are not just technically proficient but also well-rounded professionals, capable of handling complex interpersonal dynamics and organizational challenges. A broad view of one's career is indispensable in today's tech industry.
Our videos provide engineers with insights about the skills that are essential for career progression. Professionals who engage with these educational resources find themselves better equipped to handle the daily work of a higher level software engineer. Software engineers learn from industry leaders with decades of experience working in tech companies. These insights can act as a catalyst, propelling engineers toward their career goals.
Software engineers, aiming to excel in their roles, find our videos as a valuable resource to help them avoid common mistakes and capitalize on getting promoted faster or getting hired quicker. Our videos feature seasoned industry experts who can share their tech career experiences and help you navigate your career path. Every video is recorded with the intent to bridge the gap between theoretical knowledge and practical industry insights.
Masterclasses are our longer form videos that go very in-depth in different topics. Our past masterclasses have included topics about debugging, writing better code, deciding what kind of company to work at, surviving layoffs, networking, navigating performance reviews, getting promoted faster, breaking down compensation, interviewing effectively, and more. Each masterclass is a deep dive into an important topic, ensuring that our users walk away with a comprehensive understanding of the subject matter.
Videos that touch topics like work-life balance, dealing with burnout, and personal productivity can be just as valuable, or even more valuable, to videos that discuss technical subjects. Many of our videos include recordings from past events where we’ve hosted tech professionals in the tech industry: recruiters, engineers, or leaders. Incorporating a blend of personal well-being with professional growth truly makes Taro's content a unique treasure trove for all engineers.
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