Interviews with people who have made big career transitions

4: Jim (Engineer > Baseball > Poker)
Mar 13, 2015 • 76 min
Adarsh talks to Jim Perry, a professional poker player who trained as a civil engineer and baseball pitcher, now looking at his next career adventure. Half Life Duke Baseball Jim’s Blog Rounders Movie Magic the Gathering Under the Boardwalk - Monopoly…
3: Jessie (Camp Counselor>Bootcamp Grad>Ruby Developer)
Feb 24, 2015 • 62 min
Adarsh talks Jessie Young, who started her professional life as a political volunteer, worked in marketing, and became a developer after attending a technical bootcamp. PDA Edward "Ted" Kennedy Brookline, MA Sermo RailsBridge "Head First HTML with CSS" by…
2: Brenda (Waiter>Bartender>Lost Soul)
Jan 16, 2015 • 55 min
Adarsh talks with thoughtbot designer Brenda Storer. Brenda started out as a psychology major and waitress in California, moved to New York City right after 9/11, and finally threw away her waitressing shoes to work as web designer. Bryant Park Chico…
0: Adarsh (Scientist > Management Consultant > Developer)
Dec 18, 2014 • 43 min
In Episode 0 of Season 1 of Reboot, Chad talks to Adarsh Pandit, thoughtbot SF Managing Director & host of the Reboot podcast, about his personal journey which inspired this, our newest show. This episode originally aired as #125 on the Giant Robots…
1: Gordon (Bartender > Film Editor > iOS Developer)
Nov 17, 2014 • 62 min
In episode 1 of the first season of Reboot, Adarsh talks with Gordon Fontenot, an iOS developer at thoughtbot, about his career path, moving from college dropout, to bartender, to film editor and finally iOS developer. Gordon Fontenot on Twitter Gordon’s…