The only dumb question is the one that did not get asked. My manager said, “What is obvious to you is usually not obvious to anybody else, so expect a lot of questions.”
I trained many programmers in my spare time at work. I intentionally put them into positions where they had to ask questions, as in my article:
Training Leaders & Recruits to Their Peak Value with Small Projects
It seems counterintuitive, but people reach Peak Performance much faster. One said she learned more in 2 months than in…
Good points in this article.