Words Are Hard - An Essay on Communicating With Non-Programmers

This isn't directly related to writing Rust code but I thought I'd share seeing as a lot of people on this forum are probably wanting to be employed as a programmer and will need to work alongside people who aren't.


Thanks for the insightful post. As a person rather new to computer science, but with extensive experience dealing with people, I am hoping there is a growing job segment for 'coders with people skills'.

Your ideas would translate to other technical areas, as jargon is jargon and often used simply to exclude others from the conversation.

Cutting through jargon is something I always admire in others.