I recommend these tech talks to everyone I know in software. They've been deeply influential in my engineering practices, and I think about them often when I'm working to write high-quality code.
Thank you to everyone who contributed to these talks – I couldn't do it without you.
Rich Hickey: Simple Made Easy
How do we build systems that are ergonomic to work with without producing systems bloated with complexity?
Richard Feldman: Making Impossible States Impossible
Your language's type system is a powerful tool. Learn how to leverage it to reduce the number of runtime errors in your software by encoding your domain problem into compiler-checked types.
Brie Bunge: Adopting TypeScript at Scale