Imposter syndrome, why is it dangerous on developers

Imposter syndrome is a state of mind where you think that you achieved a success by luck, timing or deceiving others into thinking that you’re intelligent. Basically, it’s when you say to yourself this thought: “I’m a fraud and everyone is about to find out“.  A research conducted in 1980s suggested that two out of five successful people consider themselves frauds. Don’t think of it as a disorder, because it is not. Overcoming imposter syndrome is not hard but it may become a threat to your career, academy, or life paths. ...

What does a regular day look like for someone living in Gaza?

This post was originally written by me on Quora to answer the question in the title. I live in Gaza, or what I prefer to call: Gaza Strip. Gaza Strip has four major cities: Gaza City Deir al-Balah Khan Yunis Rafah. Currently, I live in Gaza City, but originally I’m from Rafah in the south, which is the city that share the borders with Egypt. I work as a web application engineer at the Ministry of Health, so I wake up early in the morning at 07:00. I ...

Why I Deactivated My Facebook Account Forever

I had been active on Facebook since 2008, back then Facebook was a good place to share your thoughts and interests, it was not crowded and bloated as today. In my opinion, Facebook became a waste of time, and it really broke social life on the contrary of its purpose, Also Facebook became a source of false news and rumors, apparently Facebook pages administrators tend to collect likes and shares by publishing fake news and information. Time Waste Unless you are an online marketer or a PR Person or Social media Consultant DO quit Facebook. I’m a web developer and ...