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SWEs… do you LeetCode even when you’re not actively interviewing? Like just for fun/keep the skills sharp?

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Yes ABC=Always Be (Leet)Coding

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Haha, good one

Not actively. I’ll sometimes read about questions and think about them, but that’s it

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I think it's always good to at least read up on what's new

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I don't ever stop. But I can be a bit obsessive about learning at the moment

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I do! I like keeping up with what's new and keeping my skills sharp.

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Thanks for the honest answers! Currently interviewing so I’ve been LCing, but was thinking about making it a weekly habit after this. I find it helps me write better/cleaner code when I’m in LC mode.

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Good stuff and best wishes!

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Once a week or so. Always prep DP Hards.

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Always important to keep those wheels adequately greased.

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I try to, but I'm not always consistent - but it's a good way to keep skills sharp so I know I need to do it more often

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I'm always in LeetCode mode

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