Drupal Camp Asheville 2024 - July 12th-14th

How to win in arguments

Jordana Fung
Drupal CWG

In these especially tense and stressful times, we are often in situations that can make traversing difficult conversations even harder.

There are moments when we need to discuss, argue and defend ideas and issues, and, at times, we even need to defend ourselves.

Accessibility is Whole Team Responsibility

Elena Talanker
North Carolina Department of IT
Marla Laubisch
North Carolina Department of IT

Our State of North Carolina Digital Commons platform supports 85 state websites that serve over 10 million constituents. As we acknowledge the growing preference for digital channels as the primary means of engagement, we work to prioritize the development and design of their websites and digital services to align with the public's expectations.

Career opportunities in Drupal

Dinesh Kumar Bollu

Drupal is a popular content management system (CMS) used to build websites, web applications, and online platforms. It has a large community of developers and users, and there are many career opportunities in Drupal development and related fields. Here are some potential career paths in Drupal:

Spotting The Difference & Closing The Gap: Jr Dev to Mid-Level Dev

Caleb Crawley

The hardest part of being a Jr Dev is understanding the value you bring to your organization and also understanding why you are considered a Jr Dev. and not a Mid Level one.

The difference between where you are and where you want to be is less about the technical knowledge you have, but more about the fine details in communication and delivering on expectations in a timely manner.

Making Site Building Easier Through Contribution

Rich Gerdes
Unleashed Technologies

As new services pop up which compete with Drupal, we need to look at how to make the platform easier to adopt and decrease the build time needed to get a site live. As a Drupal community, we need to look at the ways we can make the platform more versatile and competitive.