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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.

Paying for Positivity w/ Andrew Brown.

Andrew Brown was charged to continue the legacy of the longest running Hearthstone podcast. I sit down with Andrew and break down his infectious positivity and passion which is a refreshing outlook in a predominantly negative space.

Creating a "Vetted" Community for Developers w/ Ledge from Gun.io

David "Ledge" Ledgerwood is the full time podcast host for gun.io's "Frontier Podcast". In this conversation we talk about developer communities of all skill levels and learn some podcasting insight from someone who gets paid to podcast regularly.

Finding a "Pool" of Folks to Inspire you to Ship! with Paul Seal

Paul loves pool. But the European pool industry didn't have the best way of tracking your favorite players or watching the latest matches. That's why Paul with the support, from folks that loved pool just as much as him, decided to do something about it.

Thinking about the move from Side Quest to Main Quest with Al Rodriguez

Al has been working on his side hustle on and off for the last 6 years. I sit down with Al and try to dissect some of the things keeping him at his 9-5 and what we can do to transform our side quest into a main quest.

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