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On Way Off Site we try to demystify remote work by interviewing developers who work remotely and sharing their experiences. We learn about how to get into remote work, how to work effectively both individually and as a team and how companies & organizations can make the most of remote work. Learn more at WayOff.Site or @WayOffSite on twitter.

Way Off Site T.J. Barbour

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On Way Off Site we try to demystify remote work by interviewing developers who work remotely and sharing their experiences. We learn about how to get into remote work, how to work effectively both individually and as a team and how companies & organizations can make the most of remote work. Learn more at WayOff.Site or @WayOffSite on twitter.

    Way Off Site #003 - Brian Cooksey

    Way Off Site #003 - Brian Cooksey

    On this episode we interview Brian Cooksey, Developer Platform Lead, Full-stack software engineer, and early employee at Zapier
    You can find Brian online at @brian_cooksey
     
     
    Support Brian Check out Zapier to connect your apps and automate workflows Looking for a remote job? Zapier is hiring Check out their Developer Platform Show Notes On this episode we talk about practical tips for balancing working at home, the importance of networking, how to scale a remote company 10x, and much more.
    The Ultimate Guide to Remote Work - Zapier Getting to Know the Team: Celebrating Cooksey’s 250th Day at Zapier Don’t Let Tech Lingo Hold You Back: 7 Common Developer Terms Explained Zoom - Video Conferencing, Web Conferencing, Webinars, Screen Sharing Formatter by Zapier - Integration Help & Support - Zapier Digest by Zapier - Integration Help & Support - Zapier What it’s Like to Take a Long Paternity Leave Show Notes #003 - Brian Cooksey
    Visit us on WayOff.Site (http://wayoff.site)
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    You Host T.J. Barbour @tjbarbour (www.twitter.com/tjbarbour)

    • 1 hr 12 min
    Way Off Site #002 - Matt McCormick - Rooof.com

    Way Off Site #002 - Matt McCormick - Rooof.com

    This episode we interview Matt McCormick, a former international freelancer and current Sr. Software Developer at Rooof
    You can find Matt online at mattmccormick.ca 
     
     
     
    Support Matt Try TouchingBase.io to set follow up reminders right inside Gmail. Check out his book Programming Spiritually Show Notes On this episode we talk about living internationally to lower living expenses, freelancing, creating an effective portfolio, mentoring remotely and some challenges of growing as a remote developer.
    Matt’s Portfolio Working Effectively as a Remote Developer How to Torture Programmers Show Notes #002 - Matt McCormick (http://wayoff.site/episode/002-Matt-McCormick-Former-Freelancer/)
    Visit us on WayOff.Site (http://wayoff.site)
    Subscribe to the podcast (http://wayoff.site/subscribe)
    You Host T.J. Barbour @tjbarbour (www.twitter.com/tjbarbour)

    • 1 hr 20 min
    Way Off Site #001 - Marco Cecconi

    Way Off Site #001 - Marco Cecconi

    Welcome to the first episode of Way Off Site!
    Here we interview Marco Cecconi of StackOverflow.com
    You can find Marco online at skilvvz.com and follow him at @sklivvz

    Support Marco Create an account on StackOverflow.com Create your own StackOverflow Dev Story Hire or Get Hired on StackOverflow Jobs Show Notes On this episode we talk about learning through demo coding in the infancy of the internet, how he got a job at stackoverflow, managing emotions in communication with remote teams, diversity, nigerian tutoring, and living where his money is worth the most.
    Demo Coding Skeptics StackExchange Diversity Tutoring Tech Hubs in Europe Z80 Emulator Show Notes Marco Cecconi
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    • 1 hr 31 min

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