Adventures in Angular

BONUS: What is Charles Max Wood’s Biggest Payoff for Being a Dev Influencer?

Charles Max Wood started podcasting because it sounded fun and because he wanted to talk about technology. He learned pretty quickly that it got him access to people who understood the things he wanted to learn. The reasons changed over the years, as Charles explains before he talks about the big payoff he gets now…

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AiA 306: How to Succeed with Grit and Determination featuring Richard Sithole

Richard Sithole sits down with Charles Max Wood to discuss his story from growing up in South Africa and the setbacks he experienced as he worked his way into the software industry. He walks through his learning journey and the challenges he faced as he moved from one stage to another to become a successful…

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BONUS: How Jason Weimann Became a Game Developer

Jason Weimann started out as an enthusiast of the Massively Multiplayer Online Role Playing Game, Everquest. After becoming a software developer and building a collaborative community playing the game, learn how he used his connections to get a job working for the company that made the game, even if it wasn’t a job working as…

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BONUS: Continuing Your Learning Journey by Finding Mentors as an Influencer

Chuck outlines how he’s used his podcasts to find mentors to continue his learning journey over 12 years of podcasting. Some mentors have been long lived relationships while others have lasted only a few months or even days. This episode shares Chuck’s experience learning from the top people in the development community as a programmer…

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BONUS: How Senior Developers Can Enjoy Learning Like They Were Juniors

Remember the amazing adventure it was to learn a new thing every day as a Junior Developer? It’s easy to feel a little stuck or lost as a Senior developer since there aren’t roadmaps or people looking to mentor seniors. (Besides Charles Max Wood.) Chuck talks about how he felt that way at different points…

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BONUS: How Charles Max Wood Started Podcasting — And You Can Too

Charles Max Wood goes into the origin story of his podcasting career and how it relates to his programming career. He starts with his interest from a young age in technology and his dreams of being a radio DJ. He moves quickly through college and into his first job after college where he was introduced…

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BONUS: How to get Freelance Clients to Come to You

Charles Max Wood explains how he landed his first 4 freelance clients that took him through a few years of freelancing with only 3 years of experience and a few hundred podcast listeners. Funnily enough, they actually came to him, not the other way around. He explains how he made himself attractive to them and…

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AiA 305: How to Stay Current

Charles Max Wood explains the process he uses to stay current in various technologies including JavaScript and Angular. He walks through the process of finding influencers, groups, forums, and content outlets that produce the information he’s looking for and then using them to stay on top of the movements within the programming community using a…

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AiA 034: LIVE! from ng-conf 2015

This is a repeat episode of Adventures in Angular. Here is the original link https://devchat.tv/adv-in-angular/034-aia-live-from-ng-conf-2015/ Sponsors Dev Heroes Accelerator Raygun | Click here to get started on your free 14-day trial

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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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AiA 303: How to Make an Impact on the Development Community

Charles Max Wood takes a solo flight into how to make an impact on the development community and build the career you want at the same time. Chuck starts out summarizing his journey over the last year or so and then dives into his vision of how people can grow into becoming an influencer and…

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001 AiA The Birth of Angular

This is a repeat of Adventures in Angular Episode 001. Here is the link: https://devchat.tv/adv-in-angular/001-aia-the-birth-of-angular/ Panel Aaron Frost Charles Max Wood Joe Eames Brian Ford Guest Miško Hevery Sponsors  Raygun | Click here to get started on your free 14-day trial  Next Level Mastermind

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