Month: February 2021

DevOps 063: Chaos Engineering with Mikolaj Pawlikowski

Mikolaj Pawlikowski wrote a book about Chaos Engineering. His book is a practical guide to using the tools to test your infrastructure. He’s a tech lead at Bloomberg running Kubernetes. He walks us through the various tools and techniques for making sure that your systems will stand up to things that can destabilize them by…

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Dev Rev 007: How to Use a Podcast to Increase your Freelance Rate

People hire you because they believe that they’ll get the work done they need for a price they like. Producing a podcast helps them become more comfortable that you can deliver on what you say you will. When making this kind of business decision, they’ll often opt for the sure thing instead of the cheap…

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Dev Rev 006: How to Pick a Podcast Microphone

Your microphone has a major effect on the way you sound on your podcast. Some people think that you need an expensive one to sound your best, but if you’re just getting started, you can get a terrific mic for less than $100. Charles Max Wood makes his recommendations: ATR2100x Samson Go Mic ElectroVoice RE20…

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Dev Rev 005: How to Stay Current

The Dream 100 is a method outlined in the book “Expert Secrets” by Russell Brunson. He explains that you find the influencers, blogs, podcasts, video channels, and social media groups that regularly put out news about the topics you’re interested in. While Russell focuses on networking to build your business or content channel (Chuck agrees.)…

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BONUS: Measuring Apps and Entrepreneurship with John-Daniel Trask

John-Daniel Trask, founder and CEO of Raygun, talks about his experience building a monitoring company and about how to measure the speed and quality of your code.

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Dev Rev 004: Podcasting Basics

Chuck talks about what you need to start a podcast. He recommends basic equipment, website setup, and gives tips on picking a topic, recording, and reaching your audience.

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Dev Rev 003: How to Make Short Term Calls for Long Term Growth

Now that you’ve got your goals for the next 3 years, let’s break them down into the things you can do right now to get to that place in 3 years. This is where you plan your workouts for the next 3 months. You plan the time you’re going to spend on open source, learning,…

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Dev Rev 002: How to Get What You Want Long Term

Charles Max Wood talks about the idea that you can’t get what you want until you know what you want. He recommends that you plan to take a few hours and sit down and think about where you want to eventually end up. He outlines the areas of your life you should plan out. Brainstorm…

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JSJ 469: The case for JavaScript iterators and generators, part 2

This is the follow on to the episode first recorded regarding JavaScripts iterators and generators. Dan takes the lead and picks up from last time. The panel discusses how JavaScript uses and implements iterators and where people are likely to see them. Then they dive into generators and briefly discuss the concept and their uses….

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CC 027: What is a Top 5% Developer?

This is a repeat episode of Ruby Rogues 485 The Rogues dive into who are top 5% developers, what they’re doing and how to recognize them. They start out discussing how mid-level developers can move up and how developers can grow in more ways that technical skills. Panel Charles Wood Dave Kimura John Epperson Sponsors…

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RRU 132: What is a Top 5% Developer?

This is a repeat episode of Ruby Rogues 485 The Rogues dive into who are top 5% developers, what they’re doing and how to recognize them. They start out discussing how mid-level developers can move up and how developers can grow in more ways that technical skills. Panel Charles Wood Dave Kimura John Epperson Sponsors…

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AiA 304: What is a Top 5% Developer?

This is a repeat episode of Ruby Rogues 485 The Rogues dive into who are top 5% developers, what they’re doing and how to recognize them. They start out discussing how mid-level developers can move up and how developers can grow in more ways that technical skills. Panel Charles Wood Dave Kimura John Epperson Sponsors…

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