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The Pursuit Podcast offers advice and new perspectives on getting things done in tech through half hour conversations with tech's great thinkers each week. Want to learn to code? Land that great new job? Learn about how to manage your new reports? We've got you covered. This weekly podcast and carefully curated resources aims to leave you inspired and prepared to tackle that cool new thing.

Pursuit Podcas‪t‬ Jessica Rose

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    • 5.0 • 3 Ratings

The Pursuit Podcast offers advice and new perspectives on getting things done in tech through half hour conversations with tech's great thinkers each week. Want to learn to code? Land that great new job? Learn about how to manage your new reports? We've got you covered. This weekly podcast and carefully curated resources aims to leave you inspired and prepared to tackle that cool new thing.

    Building Class Central: Dhawal Shah

    Building Class Central: Dhawal Shah

    Ever wonder what it's like building remote teams of folks who have never worked in the position you're offering them on your team? Dhawal Shah joins us to talk about what it's like running a portal on online education with a creative approach to hiring and management.

    • 27 min
    Revisiting Dev.to: Jess Lee

    Revisiting Dev.to: Jess Lee

    We're taking a moment out of season 2 to return to one of our most popular episodes of season 1. We're joined by Jess Lee to look at what's been happening with the Dev.to team and community since we chatted to them last year.

    • 21 min
    Founding Your Own Thing: Kemdi Ebi

    Founding Your Own Thing: Kemdi Ebi

    What if you're someplace that doesn't have the perfect tech job for you? Kemdi Ebi had an idea, saw a business opportunity and made his own dream job. Through Versus Africa Kemdi built a successful startup focused on supplying the world with African market intelligence. He joins us to talk startups, goals and more.

    • 25 min
    Finding Remote Work: Moyinoluwa Adeyemi

    Finding Remote Work: Moyinoluwa Adeyemi

    Finding a remote job can be a massive challenge. Android developer Moyinoluwa Adeyemi joins us to talk about the challenges that many looking for remote work will encounter, with a deeper look at challenges technologists in Nigeria face. She offers practical, structured advice on how to land a remote job from Lagos that should be helpful for devs around the world. She also gives us some insight into why companies should be looking to hire Nigerian technical talent and how they might get started.

    • 26 min
    GDPR and Data Privacy: Gilbert Hill

    GDPR and Data Privacy: Gilbert Hill

    After last week's episode on data breaches, we probably scared you enough about protecting your users' data against bad actors. We're going to try and help you better understand your day to day responsibilities for user data in the context of GDPR, Europe's data privacy regulations. TapMyData's Gilbert Hill joins us to talk about what GDPR is, what you need to do to stay compliant and how to exercise your own rights as users.

    • 33 min
    Data breaches, Capital One and Security: Faster than Light

    Data breaches, Capital One and Security: Faster than Light

    We're bringing you a bonus episode fresh from the headlines. Elissa Shevinsky and Brett Thomas from theFasterThanLight.dev security startup join us to talk about breaches from the basics to the aftermath. We talk passwords, user security, what may have happened in the Capital One breach and more.

    They offer targeted advice for how to approach data security, presenting us with guidance for early stage startups, well funded corps and individual developers wanting to learn more.

    • 31 min

Customer Reviews

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3 Ratings

MerNc ,

Informative and fun!

Content is great! Plenty of great information and gets me up to speed on tech topics I find interesting. Incredibly helpful.

purplelotus13 ,

This is good stuff!

So far, really interesting topics and great guests. Anyone working on tech, or considering it, will get something out of this podcast. Also, Jessica is delightful!

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