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What makes you the most productive as a Developer?

Survey period: 16 Aug 2021 to 23 Aug 2021

Small things can make a big difference.

OptionVotes% 
A fast, powerful machine32842.16
Solid chunks of uninterrupted time to work61679.18
Clear directions, specs, thoughts, ideas. Just point me in the right direction!48762.60
A good office setup: good chair, enough monitor real estate, endless caffeine25833.16
A good team to work with27535.35
Training. As much as I need11815.17
Good, supported tools (IDEs, components, bug tracking, DevOps etc)34344.09
IT support. The more I have to work on the OS, DB, tools, deploy etc, the less I get done10513.50
An occasional thank you25332.52
Other273.47
Respondents were allowed to choose more than one answer; totals may not add up to 100%



 
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Daniel Pfeffer16-Aug-21 4:39
professionalDaniel Pfeffer16-Aug-21 4:39 
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Greg Utas16-Aug-21 8:54
mveGreg Utas16-Aug-21 8:54 
For sure. I never understood people who actually preferred to listen to music while working. They must need background noise, because I put music on to listen to it, which is incompatible with working.
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stheller217-Aug-21 3:05
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Daniel Pfeffer16-Aug-21 5:35
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