When athletes become developers

Jake Prins
5 min readJun 30, 2016

“So you have been playing professional basketball, worked as a personal trainer, got your Bachelor of Health, and even wrote a book on how to live a healthier lifestyle... Uhmm... Why do you want to work as a developer again?”

It wasn’t unexpected to get questions like this at my first job interviews as a starting web developer. Taking a whole different road and changing my focus to learning how to code…

--

--