System Design Interview Tutorial πŸ“½

Happy Holidays!I've been consumed with all the rush in the holidays, but I didn't forget about you! We're coming to the end of the year, and that means new opportunities and new struggles.What is one small thing you want to change in your life in 202...

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Dec 18, 2020
Goal Setting and Schools

Happy Friday!I hope you all had a good and safe Thanksgiving. I attempted to smoke a turkey for the first time, and I have to say it came out pretty darn good! I'm still working through my list of turkey leftover recipes, so it'll be a while before I...

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Dec 04, 2020
When to Break the Rules πŸ”¨

Happy Friday!Things are pretty quiet this week as we get ready for the holidays. I've been thinking more about my offerings to people both as a consultant and as a career mentor.I'll post a draft list of what I think a draft set of my consulting offe...

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Nov 20, 2020
Stand-Ups, Meetings, Procrastination and More πŸ‘€

Hi there,I realized I wrote a lot about career stuff lately, so I switched gears a little to write about what I do as a consultant a little more. Now, in particular there is an article called 4 Steps to Better Action that I wish more people knew abou...

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Nov 13, 2020
What a Week ☠

Hey, This week has been crazy for just about everyone and even though the weekend, a lot of the stress and anxiety isn't going anywhere yet. Personally I've been avoiding a lot of social media. That's been helpful for me. Turns out that without it I...

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Nov 06, 2020
Happy Halloween! πŸŽƒ

Hi there,A little bit ago I did a panel discussion with the Agile Alliance to help people navigate their technical careers. It was my first panel discussion and I have to admit, I had butterflies in my stomach.There were so many things I wanted to sa...

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Oct 30, 2020
I'm Hosting an AMA For Career Questions ✨

Hey there!Today at 2PM CST I'm going to try out my streaming setup to get ready to offer more webinars and support my new class - Your $10k Resume. So I thought I might as well let everyone know about it and use that time to help people with their de...

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Oct 23, 2020
The Ups and Downs of Recruiters ☎️

Hi there,Today's the day. I'm going to start promoting my first online class Your $10k Resume. I did a trial the other day and someone pointed out that a lot of my stuff was kind of broken, so I took it offline and fixed it up. I'd love for any of yo...

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Oct 09, 2020
Upcoming New Class: Your $10k Resume πŸ’ΈπŸ’Έ

Hi there,A little bit ago I put online that I was offering 5 1-hour resume consultations. I had 4 people sign up in 24 hours and have completed all of those consultations. At the end I said, "I'm going to ask you to pay whatever you feel this was wor...

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Oct 02, 2020
πŸ’ One Resume to Rule Them All

Hi there, Last week I offered a 1-hour resume consultation to 5 people. Four scheduled time with me in less than 24 hours. While these aren't impressive numbers, they are very validating. I've been wondering for a while if there is more I could offe...

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Sep 25, 2020