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Developing Up

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A podcast focused on the non-technical side of being a developer, because your career is about more than the code you write.

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A podcast focused on the non-technical side of being a developer, because your career is about more than the code you write.

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Developing Up

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A podcast focused on the non-technical side of being a developer, because your career is about more than the code you write.

Rank #1: Leading by Example

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To be a great developer, you need to promote greatness in others as well as yourself. In this episode we talk about how setting a good example can benefit both your team and your own career. Show notes for this episode can be found at www.developingup.com/13

Mar 07 2017
32 mins
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Rank #2: Values of Networking

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Networking plays an important part in a career in development. Connecting with other people can provide opportunities for personal and career growth. In this episode we discuss why networking with others is vital, the values and opportunities it provides, and go over a few methods for building those personal connections. Show notes for this episode can be found at http://www.developingup.com/35

Aug 14 2018
20 mins
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Rank #3: Developing The Why

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Many developers forget to take a step back from what they are developing to ask the important question of "Why?". In this episode we talk about why knowing the goals of your project allow you to deliver the correct product and results. Further we discuss how that allows you to deliver value to your clients and your development career. Show notes for this episode can be found at http://www.developingup.com/34

Jul 10 2018
19 mins
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Rank #4: Challenging Yourself

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A career in development if full of challenges. However it can be easy to slip into a cycle of development stagnation, approaching every problem the same way, with the same tools. In this episode we talk about the values of finding ways to challenge yourself as a developer and how it helps you grow in your career. Show notes for this episode can be found at http://www.developingup.com/33

Jun 12 2018
24 mins
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Rank #5: Balance

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Your development career is not an isolated part of your life. In this episode we talk about why it is important to maintain balance in your life as a developer. Going beyond beyond "work/life" to maintain a "Happy place" that allows you to be the best developer and self that you can be. Show notes for this episode can be found at http://www.developingup.com/32

May 08 2018
27 mins
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Rank #6: Leadership Mindsets

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Technical leadership is not a specific role, it is a mindset. In this episode we explore the traits and behaviors that make for great technical leaders. No matter your development role or experience you have the opportunity to embody these traits to grow your development career. Show notes for this episode can be found at http://www.developingup.com/31

Apr 10 2018
21 mins
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Rank #7: Imposter Syndrome

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Development is full of complexities and challenges. Because of this, it can be difficult to maintain confidence in your development abilities. Int his episode we discuss the five different types of Imposter Syndrome. Outline causes, effects and methods for how to overcome as a developer. Show notes for this episode can be found at http://www.developingup.com/30

Mar 13 2018
20 mins
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Rank #8: Knowing What Not to Build

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Development is about building solutions to solve problems. But when developing solutions, do you need to build everything yourself? In this episode we discuss why it is part of your job as a developer to know when to reuse existing solutions and the benefits of doing so. Show notes for this episode can be found at http://www.developingup.com/28

Jan 09 2018
28 mins
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Rank #9: Continuous Learning

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The only way to grow and progress in your development career is to be constantly learning. In this episode we talk about why learning is an essential tool for growing in your development career. Show notes for this episode can be found at http://www.developingup.com/27

Dec 12 2017
25 mins
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Rank #10: Taking Risks

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An important part of your development career is understanding when and how to take risks. In this episode we discuss why it is important to take risks as a developer, the two types of risks you'll face and how to balance risk with reward in development. Show notes for this episode can be found at http://www.developingup.com/25

Oct 10 2017
24 mins
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Rank #11: Dealing with Change

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The one constant in your development career will be change. Change in your projects, change in your role & responsibilities and changes in your life. In the season one finale we talk about how to approach changes in these areas with a constructive, positive mindset. Show notes for this episode can be found at http://www.developingup.com/24

Aug 08 2017
46 mins
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Rank #12: Procrastination vs. Precrastination

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When it comes to getting tasks completed there are two types of developers. In this episode we are discussing the differences between procrastinators and precrastinators. Sharing tips to improve your abilities to get things done, not matter which type of developer you are. Show notes for this episode can be found at http://www.developingup.com/20

Jun 13 2017
28 mins
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Rank #13: Task Estimation Techniques

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Estimating is hard. In fact, estimating is sometimes considered one of the hardest aspects of development. In this episode we discuss how you can be confident about the estimates you deliver. Show notes for this episode can be found at http://www.developingup.com/18

May 16 2017
41 mins
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Rank #14: Developing a Plan

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To make consistent progress in your development you need to develop a plan. In this episode we discuss the importance and methodologies behind developing a plan. Show notes for this episode can be found at http://www.developingup.com/17

May 02 2017
27 mins
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Rank #15: Building Your Developer Network

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Building a network of professionals is imperative to the growth of your development career. Where do you find the right professionals to connect with? When you do find them how do you start creating meaningful relationships? In this episode we focus on helping you answer those questions. Show notes for this episode can be found at http:// www.developingup.com/15

Apr 04 2017
31 mins
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