2:55 – Introducing Joseph Mastey and Jill Lynch

3:20 – The origins of Enova’s apprenticeship program

6:20 – Creating and teaching the curriculum

11:05 – Realities of implementing an apprenticeship program

15:30 – Jill’s experience

21:10 – Feedback processes

22:50 – Advice for setting up an apprenticeship program

24:20 – Ideal candidates and mentors

28:05 – Apprenticeship and new hire diversity

28:45 – Experimenting with bias, communication, and engagement

33:20 – Do trainees take too much time away from regular employees?

37:05 – Teaching the codebase

39:50 – Firing apprentices

42:05 – Advantages of working at a lucrative company

45:45 – Learning outside the program

47:40 – Breaking into the industry

58:10 – Who decides the circle?

Picks:

Ruby Tapas (Avdi)

Nozbe (Avdi)

Postach.io (Avdi)

Neo4j (Caroline)

Thinking in Systems by Donella H. Meadows (Caroline)

DeskTime (Charles)

“Codes of Conduct 101 + FAQ” post by Ashe Dryden (Joe)

The Book With No Pictures by B.J. Novak (Joe)

Practical Object-Oriented Design by Sandi Metz (Jill)

Edx CS50 Class (Jill)

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