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If you like being told exactly what to do to manage your career by people who do not know you and have no clue what you are going through, then this is not the podcast for you.



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Join Mario Peshev and Cal Evans as they talk about their careers as developers and help you see where they went wrong...and right.

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If you like being told exactly what to do to manage your career by people who do not know you and have no clue what you are going through, then this is not the podcast for you.



If on the other hand, you want career advice based on the real-world experience of developers, subscribe to No BS Engineering now so you don't miss a single episode.



Join Mario Peshev and Cal Evans as they talk about their careers as developers and help you see where they went wrong...and right.

    Exactly what is a Full Stack Developer

    Exactly what is a Full Stack Developer

    Exactly what is a “Full Stack” developer? It seems these days that everybody wants to hire one, but nobody can fully agree on what it takes to be one. Join Mario Peshev and Cal Evans as they talk about software development in the modern web.



    Show Notes



    * No BS Engineering





     

    • 22 min
    The 40 Hour Work Week

    The 40 Hour Work Week

    Work hard and play hard is the mantra of a lot of startups. But is this the best way to run a company or team? Listen as Mario Peshev and Cal Evans talk about pushing back against long hours. Along the way they also discuss burnout, and generally having a life outside of work.



    Show Notes



    * Burnout – Adam’s Story

    * Burnout – Joe’s Story





     

    • 22 min
    Prepare for Weekly Career Learning Bumps

    Prepare for Weekly Career Learning Bumps

    You can’t just sit and code. As a developer you have to constantly be learning new things and staying on the cutting edge. The problem is, how? Are you a reader? Do you prefer tutorials? Do you like podcasts? (We hope you like podcasts) 🙂 No matter how you learn, you have to be prepared to learn. Cal Evans and Mario Peshev talk about different methods of learning and how software developers can use them.



    Show Notes



    * The 100 Page Machine Learning Book

    * Joe Celko’s SQL for Smarties: Advanced SQL Programming

    * Cal’s Editor, Kara Ferguson





     

    • 34 min
    Be a Jack of All Trades

    Be a Jack of All Trades

    Robert A. Heinlein put it best in his novel “Time Enough for Love” when he said “Specialization is for Insects”. Developers these days need a wide variety of skills and can’t rely on just one or two to pay the bills. Join us as we talk about the breadth of skills a web developer needs to succeed these days.



    Show Notes



     

    • 39 min
    Networking for Busy Developers

    Networking for Busy Developers

    Networking is not just for sales people, it’s for everyone. If you are ever going to need another job, another client, another community member, you are going to have to learn how to network. The problem for developers is that a lot of us are uncomfortable walking up to strangers and just talking. Networking expert Dave Delaney shares invaluable tips for developers who want to master this important skill.



    Show Notes



    * Dave Delaney

    * Networking for Nice People

    * New Business Networking





     

    • 37 min
    Burnout : Part 2 – Joe’s Story

    Burnout : Part 2 – Joe’s Story

    Burnout happens in every profession but it seems like it hits developers harder than most. Tight deadlines and a fast-moving landscape of technologies makes it easy for developers to lose track of how long or hard they are working until it’s too late. Listen as Mario Peshev and Cal Evans are joined by special guests Joe Ferguson and Adam Culp to discuss burnout and how developers can recognize and avoid it.



    Show Notes



    * Adam Culp

    * Joe Ferguson

    * Burnout.io

    * Developer Anxiety, we’re not alone

    * Delayed anxiety, never forgotten





     

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