28 episodes

A podcast about the intersection of remote work, tech, and life, along with the productivity tips and hacks to help navigate all three.

The 29 Steps podcast Jason Aten and Jess Pingrey

    • Business
    • 5.0 • 6 Ratings

A podcast about the intersection of remote work, tech, and life, along with the productivity tips and hacks to help navigate all three.

    Interview with Evernote's CEO Ian Small

    Interview with Evernote's CEO Ian Small

    Jason talked with Evernote's CEO, Ian Small about how the company is reinventing its app by going back to its roots. 

    Anyone who has used productivity software is likely familiar with Evernote. Over the past few years, however, many people moved on as it seemed like Evernote "lost its way." After rebuilding the entire thing from the ground up, the company is adding features like task management and calendar integrations in the hopes that it might again become "an extension of your brain." 

    • 39 min
    Who Would Do That?

    Who Would Do That?

    Jason and Jess talk through Apple's recent announcements, including the purple iPhone, AppleCard Family, the new iPad Pro, and the colorful new iMac. They also touched on the controversy at Basecamp, including the problem with taking sides. That's a lot for one episode, but I think we made it through.

    • 45 min
    Interview with Slack's Chief Product Officer, Tamar Yehoshua

    Interview with Slack's Chief Product Officer, Tamar Yehoshua

    Jason talks with Tamar Yehoshua, who is the head of product for Slack. Everyone knows what Slack is, especially if you work remotely. In this conversation, Jason and Tamar talk about how Slack handled its own shift to being fully remote this past year, as well as how it has adapted to help its customers do the same.

    Plus, Tamar shares a few super helpful power-user tips for using Slack to be productive.

    • 22 min
    Interview with Donald Miller

    Interview with Donald Miller

    Jason interviewed author and Entrepreneur Donald Miller about his new book, Business Made Simple, as well as what it was like to completely transition his company and team of 40 to working remotely. 

    (Apologies for the Zoom-meeting quality audio)

    You can find Donald Miller on Instagram, or check out the book on Amazon. 

    • 19 min
    What Comes Next

    What Comes Next

    Jason and Jess get caught up after taking a week off. They also talk about what comes next--you know, after the world gets back to "normal," whatever that means. Specifically, what will working remotely look like when people start heading back to the office. 

    • 36 min
    Show Your Work

    Show Your Work

    Yes, we skipped last week. Life happens. To make up for it, this week, we've got a piece of Jason's interview with David Smith, the developer behind Widgetsmith, which was the top free app in the iOS App Store for weeks last year. 

    • 49 min

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