Approaching coding challenges in an interview: the basics

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  • The essentials of how to carry yourself during a coding challenge
  • A universal problem-solving routine to tackle the challenge

1. THE ESSENTIALS

Keep calm

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Communicate

Practice the concepts

2. THE PROBLEM-SOLVING ROUTINE

Lay down input and output

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Look for edge cases

Break down the problem

Optimise

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