Bonus 04: New Year’s Resolutions
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Welcome to the fourth Bonus Episode of the Nerd Journey Podcast [@NerdJourney]! We’re John White (@vJourneyman) and Nick Korte (@NetworkNerd_), two VMware Solution Engineers who are hoping to bring you the IT career advice that we wish we’d been given earlier in our careers. In today’s episode, we talk about community resolutions, an annual career checkup framework, and our personal resolutions. Original Recording Date: 2018-12-10 Topics – Community Resolutions, Annual Career Checkup, Our Resolutions 2:59 Community Resolutions – collected from Twitter, Slack, and other online communities * Responses * Certifications * Looking at these as a way to increase potential opportunities * Goal Setting a la Joseph Griffiths episode 18a * Skills development * Focus on specific products (VMware, Kubernetes), scripting skills, etc. * Career advancement/refinement * Be more effective in your current role * Make a move to an area with overlapping skills * Revisit episode 7 on training adjacencies * Health and personal…