I’m Nick Cosentino, the creator of Dev Leader. I’m a Principal Engineering Manager at Microsoft by day and a software engineering content creator by night! My journey in software engineering and leadership has been fueled by a passion for continuous improvement and a drive to empower teams with trust, transparency, and candor.
Here at Dev Leader, I share insights and experiences from my diverse background, spanning startups, small businesses, and big tech. I’ve been writing code for 20+ years and professionally creating software for 15 years now. I’d love to share my experiences with you! Whether you’re an aspiring software engineer, a seasoned manager, or somewhere in between, you’ll find valuable resources here.
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Most Recent Posts
Welcome to another issue of Dev Leader Weekly! In this issue, I dive into how I modified the Blazor plugins we created to work with Quartz for job scheduling!
Welcome to another Behind The Screen vlog. I share some insights about course creation and how I’m trying to get more time for supporting this effort!
Discover the benefits of middleware in ASP.NET Core, including flexibility and modularity. Learn about middleware like authentication and logging!
Learn about different types of middleware and how to implement custom middleware in ASP.NET Core to solve common challenges in web development!
Are you killing collaboration on your software engineering teams when it comes to problem solving? Don’t multiple a negative impact! Let’s fix it.
Looking to implement the Memento Pattern in C#? Learn about its origin and principles, and the different components & steps to implementation!