235 episodes

IT Career Energizer is a tech career development podcast where Phil Burgess chats with successful IT Professionals, Consultants and Experts every Monday about how to start, develop and grow a career in tech.

Jeff Atwood (Stack Overflow), Troy Hunt (Have I Been Pwned), Laurence Bradford (Learn To Code With Me), John Sonmez (Simple Programmer), April Wensel (Compassionate Coding), Dan North (Behaviour-Driven Development) and David J Anderson (Lean Kanban) are just some of the 100+ featured guests to date.

IT Career Energizer was created for YOU, the programmer, tester, business analyst, dba, project manager and anyone who wants to or is already working in tech. Each episode details the journey of a successful IT professional who shares their WORST IT career moment and lessons learnt, their greatest SUCCESS and what EXCITES them about the future of careers in the IT field, and much more. Each episode ends with THE REVEAL where Phil uncovers more advice, tips and insights for you, the listener.

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IT Career Energizer is a tech career development podcast where Phil Burgess chats with successful IT Professionals, Consultants and Experts every Monday about how to start, develop and grow a career in tech.

Jeff Atwood (Stack Overflow), Troy Hunt (Have I Been Pwned), Laurence Bradford (Learn To Code With Me), John Sonmez (Simple Programmer), April Wensel (Compassionate Coding), Dan North (Behaviour-Driven Development) and David J Anderson (Lean Kanban) are just some of the 100+ featured guests to date.

IT Career Energizer was created for YOU, the programmer, tester, business analyst, dba, project manager and anyone who wants to or is already working in tech. Each episode details the journey of a successful IT professional who shares their WORST IT career moment and lessons learnt, their greatest SUCCESS and what EXCITES them about the future of careers in the IT field, and much more. Each episode ends with THE REVEAL where Phil uncovers more advice, tips and insights for you, the listener.

    Keep Your Work Life in Perspective and Pair Curiosity with Generosity with Josh Clark

    Keep Your Work Life in Perspective and Pair Curiosity with Generosity with Josh Clark

    Phil’s guest on this episode of the IT Career Energizer podcast is Josh Clark. He is a UX designer and design leader who helps organisations build products for what’s next. Josh is the founder of Big Medium, a New York design studio specialising in future-friendly interfaces for artificial intelligence, connected devices and responsive websites.

    He is the author of several books and he speaks around the world about what’s next for digital interfaces.

    • 33 min
    Raise Issues Constructively and Be Prepared to Tackle Tough Problems with Michel Weststrate

    Raise Issues Constructively and Be Prepared to Tackle Tough Problems with Michel Weststrate

    Phil’s guest on this episode of the IT Career Energizer podcast is Michel Weststrate. He is a trainer, speaker, micro-consultant and independent open source developer.  As well as the author of MobX, MobX-State-Tree, Immer and a plethora of smaller packages.

    • 18 min
    Persevere, Network and Continue to Explore New Tech with Erik St. Martin

    Persevere, Network and Continue to Explore New Tech with Erik St. Martin

    Phil’s guest on this episode of the IT Career Energizer podcast is Erik St. Martin. Over the past 15 years, Erik has been a Web Developer, a Software Engineer and a System Architect.  He is passionate about all things Go, Kubernetes, Containers, Distributed Systems and Information Security.

    • 19 min
    Choose Something You Are Passionate About to Drive Your Career Forwards Faster with Denny Cherry

    Choose Something You Are Passionate About to Drive Your Career Forwards Faster with Denny Cherry

    Phil’s guest on this episode of the IT Career Energizer podcast is Denny Cherry. He is recognised as one of the deftest and most knowledgeable cross-platform IT consultants in the world.  He has been a Microsoft Most Valuable Professional since 2008 and has held the highest level certification available for each version of SQL Server since 2000.

    • 25 min
    Be a Giver Not a Taker and Build Your Communication Skills with Nils Hofmeister

    Be a Giver Not a Taker and Build Your Communication Skills with Nils Hofmeister

    Phil’s guest on this episode of the IT Career Energizer podcast is Nils Hofmeister. He is an Engineering Director working at Xing.  He started his career as a software engineer, working on virtual reality projects and computer games.  And after spending some time on DevOps projects, he now focuses on helping cross-functional development teams to succeed.

    • 20 min
    Learn Fast Adapt and Get a Blog to Share What You Know with Jamie Maguire

    Learn Fast Adapt and Get a Blog to Share What You Know with Jamie Maguire

    Phil’s guest on this episode of the IT Career Energizer podcast is Jamie Maguire. He has a keen interest in web development, code, machine learning, psychology, business, and start-ups. Jamie has been writing code since he was a kid, often typing out magazine code listings and then changing the code to see how they behaved.

    • 27 min

Customer Reviews

Mgjkngxn ,

Very informative

Been listening to these podcasts for a while and find them very informative and interesting, great for people wanting to progress their IT career.

Oscar Lagatta ,

Great

I've listened Dan Wahlin and made me realise even more how much I love my career. Great Podcast, looking forward for more.

gutfeelboy ,

Very informative....and interesting

great podacst beacuse its ordinary people who just happen to be IT professionals that can offer real world experience.

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