Displaying episodes 31 - 60 of 92 in total

Break up with your Productivity Obsession and Learning and Teaching with Jasmine Greenaway

Jay seems to have broken up with productivity as an obsession and now he's missing the thrill of the hunt.

Surfacing the Type of Content You Want to See - Part 2 with Trey Hunner

I was hoping to find some things and I struggled. Here's how I'm hoping to fix it.

Playing with New Technologies and with Trey Hunner

Trey spends his days training Pythonistas around the world. This means that while he can't also use the "new hotness" for everything, it's important to know how things work. Jay compares that to the new role and how it is getting him to connect and learn new things.

What Does Content Look Like in 2020 and Stop Taking Yourself So Seriously!

This week, Jay talks about where content creators are going and what that means for the state of tech content in 2020. Also Part 2 of Zac Braddy's Interview.

Your First Remote First Day and And Stop Arguing About Preferences!

It's Jay's first day at his new job! This is the first time he's had a remote first day. He got some tips from the community to share with y'all. Also Zac Braddy talks about his career journey and why he doesn't argue about code semantics anymore.

Wayne Jones - Let's Learn Together - The PIT Show Preseason

This is the PIT Show, a new format combining reflections and interviews with people working in technology. We're in the preseason so expect some changes, but we kick this off with an explainer, an interview with Wayne Jones and a tribute to Chadwick Boseman.

Creating the Art No One Asked For (So you don't have to) with Scott Johnson

Ever wondered how a conversation between a man and a sentient can of expired cream corn would go? Yeah me neither, but now every week, I look forward to Scott's Next Comic to hit the web. Scott is someone that I've listened to multiple times a week!

PIT Reflections: The Spiral to Free Content

Your Boy got a JOB! Next month begins my career as a developer advocate, but we don't talk about that too much. I had a conversation with a friend where we talked about the race to the bottom with content creation becoming more and more free. I talk about the ups and downs of this.

How Developer Advocacy is Changing with Joe Karlsson

The world of Developer Advocacy has been changing and Joe Karlsson is at the front of that movement. Moving discussions from the hallway track to Twitter, Twitch, and Tik Tok, hear how this Developer 🥑 is connecting with developers.

PIT Reflections: A Million Childrens Recitals and Helping Making Transcriptions Accessible

I've been doing a lot in public, from talks and livestreams to appearances on other podcasts and taking interviews.

Better than Fixing Computers with Cecil Phillip

Young Cecil leaving Antigua for the US thought working in tech meant only fixing people's computers. Today, he's a Senior Cloud Adovcate at one of the most important companies of the century. For him, once he saw there wasn't a limit, He decided to not put one on himself.

The Importance of Design in Your Projects - PIT Reflection

Have you ever been coding in circles wondering how you got there? That was me last week. In this reflection episode, we break down how I could have avoided it.

Effectively Doing a Lot with Tom Merritt

Tom does a lot. I've been following Tom's work for years even before I started podcasting. This episode is all about HOW he's been able to do so much and some of the secrets of his success.

PIT Reflection: Github Sponsors, Talking to Mentors, and Writing Docs

This week, I talk about what I've been up to at the start of July. I also look at what's coming up next on the show!

A Surplus of Happy from Melanie Crutchfield

Melanie is one of my longest friends in the Python space. In fact I met her at the first python meetup I ever attended. She's always been a mega source of realism and encouragement and even presents that in her work.

Don't be Silent - PIT Reflections

Another Reflection this one regarding my thoughts and feelings towards companies not speaking up and people just letting it happen.

Getting Real and Narrowing The Scope

This is an important PIT Reflection. In it I do share a little productivity, but more importantly, I talk about some code decisions and ultimately what the future looks like for this podcast.

2 Devs Don't Talk About Tech with InfoSteph

Stephanie (aka InfoSteph) bring real talk to the PIT Podcast. Not much tech talk in this one. So refreshing.

Seeing the Need and Taking Action with Christina Morrillo

This episode has been years in the making. I finally get to sit down with Christina Morrillo to talk about #wocintechchat, her work with WISP, and more!

Being the Coolest Nerd in the Room

A few months back I reached out to podcaster and new friend in the industry Reggie Davis. We had such a blast on a private call, we decided to get one on tape.

All the Noise is Making Me Tired

I just finished recording another show and there was a part where I got into my feelings.

Been Building Things and Having a Great Time!

A look back at the month of February for Me and PIT.

New Season Who Dis? Productivity Woes and New Projects

Welcome back to the new season. We're getting personal.

Jeff Triplett Tells Us a Story of Django and Community!

Jeff Triplett is a veteran in the Django space. In fact he has done so much for the Python and Django communities and helps to organize Django Con). We recorded this before I went on Vacation but there is still a lot to pull from this episode!

The Lies in Finding Your Target Product/Market Fit - PIT Reflections

A 2-fer. This week I had a lot on my mind and really needed to get it out. So you get two Reflections dropping. Will there be more this week. ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

Weird Purchase Justifications - PIT Reflections

In this episode I share my philosophy on making purchases for PIT. 🤑

Launching your "Learning Tool" App with Dark Noise Creator Charlie Chapman

Charlie Chapman just released his first app Dark Noise.

Charging What You Believe Is Right - PIT Reflections 27 Aug 2019

This episode I reveal my prices and why I charge them. I also encourage you to not undersell your value or the amount of effort that you put into what you're doing!

I Need to Know How I Can Help - Pit Reflections 26 Aug 2019

A shorter episode with just me. I need your help to determine what's next for PIT.

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