263 episodes

Want to learn what it takes to start, develop and build a successful career in tech? The IT Career Energizer podcast enables you to find out how. More than 250 IT professionals, consultants and experts have shared their career experiences and insights to help you to succeed. Previous guests have included Jeff Atwood (Stack Overflow), Troy Hunt (Have I Been Pwned), Laurence Bradford (Learn To Code With Me), April Wensel (Compassionate Coding), Kent Beck (Agile Manifesto) and many more industry recognised figures. Join Phil Burgess and his latest featured guest every Monday.

IT Career Energizer Phil Burgess

    • Technology
    • 4.9, 78 Ratings

Want to learn what it takes to start, develop and build a successful career in tech? The IT Career Energizer podcast enables you to find out how. More than 250 IT professionals, consultants and experts have shared their career experiences and insights to help you to succeed. Previous guests have included Jeff Atwood (Stack Overflow), Troy Hunt (Have I Been Pwned), Laurence Bradford (Learn To Code With Me), April Wensel (Compassionate Coding), Kent Beck (Agile Manifesto) and many more industry recognised figures. Join Phil Burgess and his latest featured guest every Monday.

    Manage Your Manager and Learn to Interview and Network Well with David Bishop

    Manage Your Manager and Learn to Interview and Network Well with David Bishop

    Phil’s guest on this episode of the IT Career Energizer podcast is David Bishop. He is a technologist, consultant, researcher, entrepreneur, and instructor with experience across telecommunications, transportation, government and utilities.  He is an author of numerous books and articles as well as a frequent contributor to the IEEE’s Engineering Management Review.

    • 32 min
    Be Ready for the Next Big Tech and Stick to Your Plan with Broadus Palmer

    Be Ready for the Next Big Tech and Stick to Your Plan with Broadus Palmer

    Phil’s guest on this episode of the IT Career Energizer podcast is Broadus Palmer. He is a Google Cloud Training Architect and Cloud Career Coach. Broadus is focused on helping individuals who are strongly committed to changing their lives by advancing or transitioning careers in the cloud industry.

    • 32 min
    What IT Professionals And Bridge Builders Should Have In Common - with Tom Gilb

    What IT Professionals And Bridge Builders Should Have In Common - with Tom Gilb

    Phil’s guest on this episode of the IT Career Energizer podcast is Tom Gilb, the author of ten books and hundreds of papers on requirements, design, project management and related subjects. His ideas on requirements are the acknowledged basis for CMMi Level 4, which were based upon his pioneering book, ‘Software Metrics’, where he also coined that term.

    • 47 min
    Refocus Regularly to Stay Relevant and Shoot for the Top with Joe Carson

    Refocus Regularly to Stay Relevant and Shoot for the Top with Joe Carson

    Phil’s guest on this episode of the IT Career Energizer podcast is Joe Carson. Joe is a cybersecurity professional with over 25 years’ experience in Enterprise Security & Infrastructure. He is a Certified Information Systems Security Professional, an active member of the Cyber Security Community, and a frequent speaker at Cyber Security events around the world.

    • 34 min
    Consider Zigging Instead of Zagging and Set Clear Career Goals with Austin Belcak

    Consider Zigging Instead of Zagging and Set Clear Career Goals with Austin Belcak

    Phil’s guest on this episode of the IT Career Energizer podcast is Austin Belcak. He teaches people how to land jobs they love in today’s market without traditional ‘experience’ and without applying online.

    • 56 min
    How to Make the Best Career Decisions and Work on Impactful Projects with Nyari Samushonga

    How to Make the Best Career Decisions and Work on Impactful Projects with Nyari Samushonga

    Phil’s guest on this episode of the IT Career Energizer podcast is Nyari Samushonga. Nyari is the Chief Executive Officer of WeThinkCode_ where her primary responsibility is to gear the organization up for growth.  She also co-founded FoldLeft, a digital consultancy that uses hypothesis-driven models to design and deliver impactful software solutions.

    • 28 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
78 Ratings

78 Ratings

Ilreader ,

Excellent Podcast For IT Professionals

Phil Burgess has excellent guests who share good practical advise. This is a good podcast for someone starting their IT career and for the IT professional looking to advance their career.

RollTheRs ,

Good Interviews

Each show has good advice and interesting stories. IPhil does a great job!

Lisa Crispin ,

Learn from people who love what they do

Listening to the stories these practitioners have to tell is so inspiring. It’s interesting all the different ways people get into various IT jobs. Great stories.

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