Every Monday I dive into the world of the amateurs out there who are getting paid to do what they love. Those people that followed their passion and either make full time or part time income from their love. We all have to start somewhere, and these are those stories.
The Professional Amateur Podcast Ep 20 – Eric Hart – MUDs, Infosec, Programing, and Development and how they all tie together.
Eric Hart is a Manager of Tech Account Managers for LogRythm, with a history of development and programming stemming very far back. So, how did he become integral in co-creating LogRythm Tools and being at the forefront of information security for businesses around the world? By playing MUDs of course! We sit down and talk about the path and passion of MUDs and what they pushed him towards in life as a developer and eventually into the Info Sec realm. And how something as simple as an old MUD, BlackMud, he currently is an admin for, laid out a robust…
The Professional Amateur Podcast Ep 19 – Stefan Glazer – The New Podcast Format and More
BIG CHANGES!!! This is the turning point of where The Professional Amatuer Podcast is going. Actually the changes aren’t that big at all and they seem silly at first, but I want to shake off the idea that you HAVE to make money doing things you love, it doesn’t mean I don’t want to hear about them! Don’t forget to sign up for my newsletter, check out socials, and so much more https://linktr.ee/Pro.Am.Pod
The Professional Amateur Podcast Ep 18 – Stefan Glazer – Changing Your Mindset
Solo podcast this week! Mindset Mindset MINDSET. Change your mindset from fixed to growth. That’s all I want you to do. It will change your life in the most positive way. Thanks for listening and thank you for all of your support!
The Professional Amateur Podcast Ep 17 – Claire Chambers – Artist, Owner of Chickenpants Studios, and lover of Pugs
First and foremost, Claire’s artwork is amazingly charming and supremely sweet. She has been to many shows, pug events, published books, worked with charities, and created a community of pug fun with her Patreon. All while having a healthy love for pugs and pug people! https://www.patreon.com/chickenpantshttps://chickenpantsstudio.com/https://www.instagram.com/chickenpants/
The Professional Amateur Podcast Ep 16 – John Mattiuzzi – Film Maker, VFX Supervisor, Artist, Compositor
John Mattiuzzi is an award winning filmmaker, visual effects editor, compositor, artist and so much more. His portfolio includes Student Academy Award winning short “The Compositor”, multiple award winning Documentary “La America”, out of this world shorts like “Zerogon” and even was Lead VFX on the SB LVI Pepsi Halftime Show. John and I grew up in a small town called Pine Bush in upstate NY where we were told “You’ll be most likely to… well… you’re never going to get out of here”. And it was good to reconnect with him and see that no matter what, the drive…
The Professional Amateur Podcast Ep 15 – Leslie Spurlock – Photojournalist, Humanitarian, NFT Creator and Collector
I met Leslie in the NFT Space and after a few messages I knew I needed to talk to her. From her times in Haiti covering revolution and natural disasters, to creating a name for herself in the NFT space, the last 20+ years of her Photography career have been astounding and incredibly interesting. https://lesliespurlock.com/https://twitter.com/LeslieASpurlockhttps://foundation.app/@lesliespurlockhttps://opensea.io/LeslieSpurlock
Truly a joy to listen to! It inspires me in my journey to create!