Dev Influencers

“Out On My Own” – Dev Influencers 013

Chuck explains his journey into going freelance leading into how that effected the trajectory of his programming and podcasting careers. Panel Charles Max Wood

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‘How Much Do You Put “Out There”‘ – Dev Influencers 012

Richard asked Chuck on a strategic call how much he should put himself out there. Chuck talks about where he’s found the lines for that to be and what some of the tradeoffs are to being yourself versus cultivating a persona. Panel Charles Max Wood

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Inbound Opportunities – Dev Influencers 011

Chuck explains the next stage of his podcasting journey. He talks about the opportunities that came his way and what they materialized into. He was handed a successful video series from a friend of his because he was already producing content. He also made a job transition after getting laid off within 6 hours of…

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“The Influencers Guide to Promoting Open Source Software” – Dev Influencers 010

Chuck had a call with Dean earlier this week where Dean was trying to help people find some open source software he’d built to help React developers. He was surprised that, even though it’s a great solution that he gets positive feedback from his user base on, it’s not growing. Given a couple of days…

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“Find a Mentor” – Dev Influencers 009

Chuck talks about how he got his first full time job as a programmer and how he got into podcasting. He explains that in both instances, he found success because he found mentorship and help early in his journey from people who could help him get around the major obstacles in his way Panel Charles…

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Prelude to Podcasting – Dev Influencers 008

Charles explains his journey leading up to his podcasting journey starting and what got him on the path to beginning podcasting. Panel Charles Max Wood

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Finding Podcast Topics – Dev Influencers 007

If you want to become a Dev Influencer, go to https://devinfluencers.com to apply for the Dev Influencers Accelerator. Chuck is often asked how to come up with great podcast episode topics. He explains that the best way is to connect with your community and find out what they’re talking or asking about. One source of…

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Picking Your Podcast Microphone – Dev Influencers 006

If you want to become a Dev Influencer, go to https://devinfluencers.com to apply. Chuck talks through the different kind of microphones for podcasting. Podcasting recommendations: ATR 2100x – https://amzn.to/2QZFlAf Samson 2qu – https://amzn.to/3uvekmV Panel Charles Max Wood

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What is Your 3 Year Vision – Dev Influencers 005

If you want to become a Dev Influencer, go to https://devinfluencers.com to apply. In this episode, Chuck asks the 5 questions that he used to outline his 3 year vision and how he worked backward from there to define how he’s going to build his Dev Influencer vision and avatar and how he’s moving forward…

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The REAL Reason Why I’m A Dev Influencer – Dev Influencers 004

If you want to be a Dev Influencer, go to https://devinfluencers.com. In this episode, Chuck talks about the REAL reason that he’s a Dev Influencer. He talks about the listener he met at Microsoft Build and what the story this listener told him that changed the way he saw podcasting forever. Panel Charles Max Wood

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The Fun Part of Being A Dev Influencer – Dev Influencers 003

If you want to be a Dev Influencer, go to https://devinfluencers.com. Some of the benefits you get from being an influencer are a lot of fun. Some of these I’ve enjoyed include getting basically free coaching from some of the top people in the field. I’ve also been invited to conferences as both speakers and…

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Why YOU Should Become A Dev Influencer – Dev Influencers 002

This episode dives into why you should become a Dev Influencers. This episode dives into the long term goals you probably have that being a Dev Influencer enables. Do you want to be well known? How much do you want to make? How do you want to be making it? Who do you want to…

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