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The Solo Coder Podcast

Jun 30, 2020

I spoke with Lynn Langit. Lynn is a Cloud Architect and she runs her own consulting business. Lynn has created 30 courses for LinkedIn Learning and her courses have reached over 4 million students.

Lynn is a very resolute person. 4 years ago she decided to move into a new field for her called Bioinformatics. The move...

Jun 23, 2020

I spoke with Andy Sterkowitz. Andy is a self-taught coder. He started to code back in 2014 when he was 28, leaving behind a job as a car salesman and not having much contact with coding at all before that.

Nowadays Andy has a YouTube channel with just over 180K subscribers focusing on teaching people how to become a...

Jun 16, 2020

I spoke with Laurence Bradford. Laurence had a very unique start into coding. She decided to leave her career behind around 2014. Back then she just googled "High paying jobs, no college needed". Guess what came up? Web development!

She then started to teach herself how to code via courses and free resources on the web....

Jun 9, 2020

I spoke with Jen Looper. Jen is a cloud developer advocate at Microsoft. But she is not a very traditional tech professional. She has a PhD in French Language and Literature. During our chat we have explored how her language background helped on her tech career.

Jen is also a public speaker having delivered many...

Jun 2, 2020

I spoke with Dan Becker. Dan is a Data Scientist that worked for Kaggle from 2017 to 2020.

Kaggle is an online community of data scientists and machine learning practitioners that is a subsidiary of Google.

During his time at Kaggle, Dan has created a free data science training platform that grew from 3K to 30K monthly...