Are you thinking about taking up Computer Programming as a career? If so you should find this guide useful. My intention is to provide you with a working framework around which you can build your own customized approach to launching your career as a computer programmer. As the ideal reader of this book you would probably not have a degree in computer science but it’s possible that you have a degree in some other discipline. However it’s not necessary that you have a degree to get started. If you are a recent computer science graduate you may also find some of the tips useful.