Simple Programmer Podcast

Simple Programmer Podcast

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A mix of career advice, philosophy and soft skills from successful author and software developer, John Sonmez.
719 Don’t Let The Price Of Something Determine The Value For You - Simple Programmer Podcast
Jan 28 • 10 min
► Don’t Let The Price Of Something Determine The Value For You ◄ How many times have you decided to pay for something but, due to its high value, you gave it up? Usually, we let the price of something define its value for us. Wanna know how you…
718 The Effects Of Being Offline (And What Will Change In My Routine) - Simple Programmer Podcast
Jan 27 • 5 min
► The Effects Of Being Offline (And What Will Change In My Routine) ◄ You’ve probably heard that I was on a cruise for these past weeks, right? Well, on that cruise I was totally offline from the world, which was something I was not expecting but…
717 The Complete Software Developer’s Career Guide AUDIOBOOK Is OUT NOW! - Simple Programmer Podcast
Jan 26 • 4 min
► The Complete Software Developer’s Career Guide AUDIOBOOK Is OUT NOW! ◄ So, the wait is finally over! I know a lot of you guys have been asking a long time for this and I’m here to announce that the audio version of The Complete Software…
716 Success Story: I Became A Better Man By Becoming A Better Person - Simple Programmer Podcast
Jan 25 • 12 min
► Success Story: I Became A Better Man By Becoming A Better Person ◄ If you’re familiar with Simple Programmer you’ve heard me talking a lot about soft skills. And what I mean by soft skills are the skills you need (beyond the technical ones) to…
715 I’m A Programmer And I Don’t Wanna Do This Anymore! - Simple Programmer Podcast
Jan 24 • 19 min
► I’m A Programmer And I Don’t Wanna Do This Anymore! ◄ Let’s say you’re a programmer and you literally wanna quit! You don’t wanna do this anymore. What should you do? This is exactly what happened to a guy that emailed me. He is a programmer and…
714 I’m Trying To Destroy Myself And Simple Programmer! - Simple Programmer Podcast
Jan 23 • 13 min
► I’m Trying To Destroy Myself And Simple Programmer! ◄ Recently, I’ve caught myself in a vicious cycle of self-sabotaging. I’ve been realizing that I’m trying to destroy everything I’ve built… Me, my diet, my relationships, Simple Programmer….
713 How I’ve Messed Up My Routine Since I Got Back! - Simple Programmer Podcast
Jan 22 • 16 min
► How I’ve Messed Up My Routine Since I Got Back! ◄ I was on a cruise. Cruises are very different from my usual routine. I didn’t expect that. Conclusion: I’m messing up everything. Over these past weeks, I’ve caught myself on a loop of bad…
712 Why Can’t I Just Enjoy A Vacation? - Simple Programmer Podcast
Jan 21 • 9 min
► Why Can’t I Just Enjoy A Vacation? ◄ As you probably know, I was on a cruise for these last weeks and, as always, I took some time to reflect on my life. One of the most challenging things I had to face was the fact that I had no internet…
711 What Happened On My Cruise (No Internet Access!) - Simple Programmer Podcast
Jan 20 • 7 min
► What Happened On My Cruise (No Internet Access!) ◄ As some of you might have heard, I was on a cruise for these last weeks, trying to enjoy life. What I was not expecting was that I would get NO internet access, over these days. And it got me…
711 Are You Making The Right Choices In Your Life? - Simple Programmer Podcast
Jan 19 • 9 min
► Are You Making The Right Choices In Your Life? ◄ What if one day you were to stop yourself and rethink everything you’ve done in your life till now? Would you be making the right choices in your life? I decided to make this video because I got…
710 The TOP Books Every MAN Should Read! - Simple Programmer Podcast
Jan 18 • 18 min
► The TOP Books Every MAN Should Read! ◄ You guys asked and here it is. A lot of you guys started asking me to create a list of all the books every man should read. In fact, the road to manhood is a long journey, definitely. However, we always…
709 Do You Place All Your Bets On Your Winning? - Simple Programmer Podcast
Jan 17 • 11 min
► Do You Place All Your Bets On Your Winning? ◄ Have you ever thought about a second about how you expect things to develop in your life? What if you were placing all of your bets on your winning? Don’t get me wrong, I’m totally up for positivity,…
708 The 5 Things You NEED To Start A YouTube Channel - Simple Programmer Podcast
Jan 16 • 12 min
► The 5 Things You NEED To Start A YouTube Channel ◄ Recently, I received a question on my Facebook group (the closed one, you can only join it via Patreon) about the things you need to start a YouTube Channel. This guy wanted to know because his…
707 Forcing Yourself To Progress - Simple Programmer Podcast
Jan 15 • 8 min
► Forcing Yourself To Progress ◄ Living life can be difficult sometimes and we all know that. There are a LOT of variables that will definitely define how our lives will turn out. Basically, what we do now will have a direct impact on how we will…
706 Learn How To Disagree! (Net Neutrality Anyone?) - Simple Programmer Podcast
Jan 14 • 19 min
► Learn How To Disagree! (Net Neutrality Anyone?) ◄ A while back I released a video on Net Neutrality while the topic was still on fire in the media. The repercussion that the video took was beyond what I was expecting. Especially in dislikes. And…
705 How To Text A Girl THE RIGHT WAY (And Not Appearing Needy!) - Simple Programmer Podcast
Jan 13 • 26 min
► How To Text A Girl THE RIGHT WAY (And Not Appearing Needy!) ◄ Have you ever tried to text a girl but you had no idea how to do it? Most of the time, men appear needy when trying to text the girls they are into. Needless to say that it often…
704 Pluralsight Skill IQ Test (My Results!) - Simple Programmer Podcast
Jan 12 • 22 min
► Pluralsight Skill IQ Test (My Results!) ◄ “This is your future. Define your skills by the only metric that matches the pace of change. Take a free assessment to get your Skill IQ today.” Hmm… Pretty intimidating right? In today’s video, I’m…
703 “Courage Lost… All Lost!” - Simple Programmer Podcast
Jan 11 • 7 min
► “Courage Lost… All Lost!” ◄ I wanted to start this video with this powerful quote I read once. This quote summarizes exactly what I believe life is: once you run out of courage, you run out of everything. In this video, I’ll explain more about…
702 Everything Can Be Taken Away From You - Simple Programmer Podcast
Jan 10 • 9 min
► Everything Can Be Taken Away From You ◄ I know this might sound harsh and difficult to hear, but… Most people live their lives hanging onto something. They fear that they are going to have that something (a job, a person, an object) forever,…
701 Understanding The REAL Engines Behind Success - Simple Programmer Podcast
Jan 9 • 17 min
► Understanding The REAL Engines Behind Success ◄ Have you ever questioned yourself why some people are more successful than others? What really defines success? While this is definitely a tricky question to ask, there are some things that operate…
700 I Wanna Teach Programming… But I’m An Amateur - Simple Programmer Podcast
Jan 8 • 10 min
► I Wanna Teach Programming… But I’m An Amateur ◄ If you’re a regular viewer of this channel, you’ve probably heard me talking a lot about creating your YouTube Channel and all of that. However, whenever I say that, I receive questions from…
699 HOW And WHEN To Tell People The TRUTH? - Simple Programemr Podcast
Jan 7 • 11 min
► HOW And WHEN To Tell People The TRUTH? ◄ Telling people the truth can be a tricky thing. How many times have you heard from people that “Oh, I’m super sincere. I tell people the truth just like it is”. Well… This might not the BEST idea all…
698 How I Changed From A Fat Weirdo To A Good Looking Guy - Simple Programmer Podcast
Jan 6 • 14 min
► How I Changed From A Fat Weirdo To A Good Looking Guy ◄ Some of you might not know, but I was not that look good and fitness model since I was born. I was a big fat weirdo in my early days and some people are beyond surprised when they see how…
697 NO ONE Wants To Help You! - Simple Programmer Podcast
Jan 5 • 9 min
► NO ONE Wants To Help You! ◄ So, you’re new to a new town and you have this AMAZING project you’d like to work on. You’d like to build, let’s say, this amazing and HUGE game company. However, where you live you have no one to help you. There is…
696 What Programming Language Should BEGINNERS Learn FIRST? - Simple Programmer Podcast
Jan 4 • 13 min
► CODING DOJO - SIMPLE PROGRAMMER SPONSOR ◄ https://simpleprogrammer.com/codingdojo What Programming Language Should BEGINNERS Learn FIRST? One of the most common questions I get from new programmers starting out in the field of software…
695 Real Estate: Ownership Interests (Not Into It) - Simple Programmer Podcast
Jan 3 • 5 min
► Real Estate: Ownership Interests (Not Into It) ◄ “Real property interests can be acquired and held in several different ways, including as an owner, a possessor, or a party entitled to some future or contingent interest. This article briefly…
694 The Technical Skills You NEED To Have As A DEVELOPER! - Simple Programmer Podcast
Jan 2 • 20 min
► The Technical Skills You NEED To Have As A DEVELOPER! ◄ Have you ever questioned yourself what would be the technical skills you NEED to have as a developer? You know I often talk here on this channel about soft skills and how important they…
693 When Should I Optimize An Application/Software? (Before or After Launch?) - Simple Programmer Podcast
Jan 1 • 7 min
► When Should I Optimize An Application/Software? (Before or After Launch?) ◄ Optimization is one of the biggest questions for programmers. Optimization can make or break any project, depending on how it is done. Many programmers spend a lot of…
692 Positive Self-Talk Vs. Self-Illusion - Simple Programmer Podcast
Dec 31, 2017 • 15 min
► Positive Self-Talk Vs. Self-Illusion◄ There is a difference between positive self-talk and self-illusion that most self-help gurus don’t talk about and it definitely makes all of those who want to learn more about personal development confused….
691 The 3 Forms Of Slavery! (That Keeps You From Achieving True Freedom) - Simple Programmer Podcast
Dec 30, 2017 • 15 min
► The 3 Forms Of Slavery! (That Keeps You From Achieving True Freedom) ◄ I tend to say that there are 3 forms of slavery we all need to go through if we want to achieve true freedom. Recently I’ve done a video where I talked a little bit about…
690 How To Name A Business? - Simple Programmer Podcast
Dec 29, 2017 • 7 min
► How To Name A Business? ◄ Most developers don’t have the mindset when it comes to entrepreneurship, still, they want to build a business for themselves, which means that they’ll have a LOT to learn. One of the first things you should learn is…
689 Simple Programmer Success Story: From $30/hour To $300/hour - Simple Programmer Podcast
Dec 28, 2017 • 8 min
► Simple Programmer Success Story: From $30/hour To $300/hour ◄ I love to share Simple Programmer’s success stories in this channel just so you can know how possible it is to change your life. This time, this guy was able to increase 10x his…
688 How Can High School Students Become Developers? - Simple Programmer Podcast
Dec 27, 2017 • 7 min
► How Can High School Students Become Developers? ◄ If you’re a student and you want to become a developer you’ve probably wondered how you could possibly become a developer while studying. Bottom line is: It is not easy. There are a lot of…
687 Less Research, More Action! - Simple Programmer Podcast
Dec 26, 2017 • 10 min
► Less Research, More Action! ◄ If you want to succeed you’ll need to be able to find the right balance between theory and practice. And this theory/practice balance comes in different forms and types. For example: Most developers make the mistake…
686 Is Computer Science The Right Major For Me? - Simple Programmer Podcast
Dec 25, 2017 • 8 min
► Is Computer Science The Right Major For Me? ◄ Developers face a lot of choices when they are looking to improve their careers. There are a lot of options available, between majors, specializations, degrees, etc. One of them, of course, is…
685 I’m Still Struggling To Record Videos! - Simple Programmer Podcast
Dec 24, 2017 • 8 min
► I’m Still Struggling To Record Videos! ◄ Recently, I’m facing a hard time, I must admit. During these last few weeks, I’m really struggling to record videos. In this video, I’ll talk more about my struggles and really open myself to you because,…
684 How Fears Are Manifesting Your Reality - Simple Programmer Podcast
Dec 23, 2017 • 21 min
► How Fears Are Manifesting Your Reality ◄ Most people live their lives in complete fear. During our lives we were not taught how to overcome our fears and, so, we end up in a vicious cycle of suffering. What most people don’t know is that…
683 How To Focus On One Project At A Time? - Simple Programmer Podcast
Dec 22, 2017 • 8 min
► How To Focus On One Project At A Time? ◄ Have you ever felt like you couldn’t keep your focus on one project at a time? Recently, this follower of Simple Programmer emailed be asking how he should be comfortable with his goals. He said that he…
682 Be Willing To Be Shitty To Succeed! - Simple Programmer Podcast
Dec 21, 2017 • 10 min
► Be Willing To Be Shitty To Succeed! ◄ Most people avoid making mistakes. Most people want to get everything right at their first try. However, in order for progress to happen, you need to make bad things. Basically, you need to be crappy in…
681 Is C++ Really THAT BAD? - Simple Programmer Podcast
Dec 20, 2017 • 6 min
► Is C++ Really THAT BAD?◄ Some developers complain that I hate C++ too much. Whenever there is an opportunity, I end up talking bad stuff about C++. Sorry, I can’t help myself. Recently, a programmer emailed me with this question: “John, is C++…
680 How To Become A Software Engineer? - Simple Programmer Podcast
Dec 19, 2017 • 14 min
► How To Become A Software Engineer? ◄ Becoming a Software Engineer is what most programmers/software developers dream of. While it might seem like the same thing, there are some nuances when it comes to becoming a software developer and a…
679 How To Apply Programming Concepts In Real Life? - Simple Programmer Podcast
Dec 18, 2017 • 6 min
► How To Apply Programming Concepts In Real Life? ◄ One of the most difficult things for a programmer is taking all the theory they learn in courses, book, classes, etc. and apply it to real life. Every day I receive emails from aspiring…
678 Wanna Work For Free? I WON’T Hire You! - Simple Programmer Podcast
Dec 17, 2017 • 8 min
► Wanna Work For Free? I WON’T Hire You! ◄ Recently I posted a job on this channel asking for people to apply for an ebook writer job position. As I was planning, I received a lot of emails from people applying to that job. And as I was also…
677 The TRUTH About Passive Income NO ONE Tells You About! - Simple Programmer Podcast
Dec 16, 2017 • 11 min
► The TRUTH About Passive Income NO ONE Tells You About!◄ Have you ever considered building a passive income for yourself? I’m pretty sure you thought of it at some point, right? However, building a passive income is not easy as some marketing…
676 Passive Income As A Developer: HOW? ($2000/Month Or More!) - Simple Programmer Podcast
Dec 15, 2017 • 11 min
► Passive Income As A Developer: HOW? ($2000/Month Or More!) ◄ A lot of developers dream about earning money and increasing their overall income. While there are a lot of alternatives nowadays for complementing your income, passive income is…
675 Soft Skills Vs. The Complete Software Developer’s Career Guide - Simple Programmer Podcast
Dec 14, 2017 • 8 min
► Soft Skills Vs. The Complete Software Developer’s Career Guide ◄ A lot of you guys have been asking me about the difference between Soft Skills and The Complete Software Developer’s Career Guide. As some of you might know, I’ve published two…
674 What Can You Do To Survive A Recession As A Developer? - Simple Programmer Podcast
Dec 13, 2017 • 7 min
► What Can You Do To Survive A Recession As A Developer? ◄ An Economic recession is a period of general economic decline and is typically accompanied by a drop in the stock market, an increase in unemployment, and a decline in the housing market….
673 I Wanna Get A New Job But I Feel Uncomfortable - Simple Programmer Podcast
Dec 12, 2017 • 9 min
► I Wanna Get A New Job But I Feel Uncomfortable ◄ So, you wanna improve your life… You’re aiming for new friends, a better home, a greater salary… But, in order for your to get all of this, first, you need a programming job, right? EXACTLY!…
672 Getting A Programming Job With ZERO Connections! - Simple Programmer Podcast
Dec 11, 2017 • 8 min
► Getting A Programming Job With ZERO Connections! ◄ Imagina how great it would be to get a new programming job out of the blue. You’d get a great salary, benefits and most of all, you’d be able to enjoy life with your own money. However, things…
671 Is Being Honorable Still Worth It? - Simple Programmer Podcast
Dec 10, 2017 • 12 min
► Is Being Honorable Still Worth It? ◄ In a few days ago, I have received a question from a reader that really got me thinking… He asked me if it was still worth it to be honorable. In his opinion, it doesn’t pay off. He constantly sees people…
670 Interview With Tom From FlipAnythingUSA (On Real Estate) - Simple Programmer Podcast
Dec 9, 2017 • 79 min
► Interview With Tom From FlipAnythingUSA (On Real Estate) ◄ Today I partnered up with Tom from FlipAnythingUSA and we’ll talk about some valuable Real Estate advice. Tom created this amazing channel and website to teach everyone interested in how…
669 Blockchains: Good Investment? - Simple Programmer Podcast
Dec 8, 2017 • 7 min
► Blockchains: Good Investment? ◄ A blockchain is a continuously growing list of records, called blocks, which are linked and secured using cryptography. Each block typically contains a hash pointer as a link to a previous block, a timestamp and…
668 The Top 10 Programming Languages To Learn In 2018 - Simple Programmer Podcast
Dec 7, 2017 • 33 min
► The Top 10 Programming Languages To Learn In 2018 ◄ A lot of people ask me about what programming languages they should learn. I found myself in a difficult situation because this is a very hard question to answer.There are a lot of things that…
667 I Don’t Know How To Learn Programming! - Simple Programmer Podcast
Dec 6, 2017 • 8 min
► I Don’t Know How To Learn Programming! ◄ Let me be rough and dry here: most developers don’t know a s**t about learning and improving their careers. This is absolute truth. And I’m not saying this in a mean way, but as a way to alert most of you…
666 The 2017’s Christmas Gift List For Software Developers (And Other Tech Geeks - Simple Programmer Podcast
Dec 5, 2017 • 21 min
► The 2017’s Christmas Gift List For Software Developers (And Other Tech Geeks) ◄ In true Simple Programmer tradition, I’ve put together this year’s Christmas List for software developers, programmers, and tech junkies. Programmers are picky…
665 Online Coding Interviews: How Not To Fail? - Simple Programmer Podcast
Dec 4, 2017 • 7 min
► Online Coding Interviews: How Not To Fail? ◄ Nothing can be more terrifying for a software developer than an interview—especially if it is a coding interview on a whiteboard. Though, with the right preparation and mindset, an interview can…
664 How To Go Through A Midlife Crisis? - Simple Programmer Podcast
Dec 3, 2017 • 15 min
► How To Go Through A Midlife Crisis? ◄ Reaching its 40 can be tough for some people. While there are some people that get into their 40s without resentments, there are a lot of people that hit their 40s wishing that they had done a lot of things…
663 Are You Looking For Problems Or Solutions? - Simple Programmer Podcast
Dec 2, 2017 • 9 min
► Are You Looking For Problems Or Solutions? ◄ I like to say that there are two types of people in the world: the ones that look for problems and the ones that look for solutions? Recently I did a video on how to solve the “no audio” problem in…
662 Stuck In The Loop Of Life! - Simple Programmer Podcast
Dec 1, 2017 • 9 min
► Stuck In The Loop Of Life! ◄ Have you ever felt like you were in a constant loop where you couldn’t make progress? I’ve been there and I’m pretty much sure that most people have been there too. How to get out of this awful looping, where it…
661 I Am Afraid To Become A Programmer! - Simple Programmer Podcast
Nov 30, 2017 • 12 min
► I Am Afraid To Become A Programmer! ◄ If you’re considering becoming a programmer, you definitely need to be prepared for a rough road. There are a lot of ups and downs in this career and, if you’re up to that, you must be ready to face all of…
660 Fasting For Multiple Days: GOOD OR BAD? - Simple Programmer Podcast
Nov 29, 2017 • 10 min
► Fasting For Multiple Days: GOOD OR BAD? ◄ As you probably know, I fast every day for more than 5 years now. I’ve been doing it and I’ve seen amazing results in my body. A lot of people think I’m crazy doing that, but who cares? However, I’ve…
659 I Have Mental Health Problems And I Wanna Become A Developer - Simple Programmer Podcast
Nov 28, 2017 • 24 min
► I Have Mental Health Problems And I Wanna Become A Developer ◄ So, you wanna become a developer. But… You have mental problems, especially ADHD. While this might seem harsh, it is more common than you can imagine. Living with mental problems…
658 I’m Addicted To Marijuana… What Now? - Simple Programmer Podcast
Nov 27, 2017 • 9 min
► I’m Addicted To Marijuana… What Now? ◄ Recently, someone emailed me telling me he has been addicted to marijuana for a long time and he wanted to know what he could do in order to get out of this vicious cycle. According to him, he has an…
657 How To Overcome Parent Issues? - Simple Programmer Podcast
Nov 26, 2017 • 20 min
► How To Overcome Parent Issues? ◄ A lot of us have a lot of issues caused by our parents. Deep inside, we have some serious wounds that, sometimes, stay invisible, but still causing serious injuries. Have you ever questioned yourself about the…
656 How To Cut Distractions And Improve Your Productivity - Simple Programmer Podcast
Nov 25, 2017 • 17 min
►How To Cut Distractions And Improve Your Productivity ◄ Being productive is definitely a hot topic on the internet right now. There was always a lot of rumbling around that subject, especially among employees and entrepreneurs who want to improve…
655 Using A Sales Background With Coding? - Simple Programmer Podcast
Nov 24, 2017 • 8 min
► Using A Sales Background With Coding? ◄ Most developers only care about coding. This is a fact. However, what most people don’t get into account, is that technical skills are not everything. Technical skills are like a commodity nowadays. In…
654 Interview With Bob Martin (Uncle Bob) - Simple Programmer Podcast
Nov 23, 2017 • 58 min
► Interview With Bob Martin (Uncle Bob) ◄ This time I partnered up with the amazing Bob Martin to give you an amazing interview where he talks about programming and about the release of his new book. For those who don’t know, Bob Martin is one of…
653 How To Become a Self-Taught Programmer? - Simple Programmer Podcast
Nov 22, 2017 • 8 min
► How To Become a Self-Taught Programmer? ◄ Most people wanna learn programming but most of all have lots of obstacles in the way. I don’t have. I work full time. I don’t have money to pay for college. I can’t go to a coding bootcamp. There are a…
652 What Simple Programmer Is REALLY About! - Simple Programmer Podcast
Nov 21, 2017 • 7 min
► What Simple Programmer Is REALLY About! ◄ A lot of you guys, I imagine, are completely lost when it comes to understanding what Simple Programmer is really about. As you probably know, Simple Programmer started out as a programming channel but…
651 Getting A Programming Job: Looks Over Technical Skills? - Simple Programmer Podcast
Nov 20, 2017 • 9 min
► Getting A Programming Job: Looks Over Technical Skills? ◄ So, the world does not work in the best way possible and we know that. Social justice does not happen “as it should” and sometimes, we feel the injustice in us. When getting a programming…
650 Danny’s Success Story: Building A Successful App - Simple Programmer Podcast
Nov 19, 2017 • 13 min
► Danny’s Success Story: Building A Successful App ◄ In today’s video I’m going to share Danny’s success story and, in this video, he will share his success in building an app. And best of all… Using all the advice I give here in Simple…
649 Bad Things Happen To… Make You Better - Simple Programmer Podcast
Nov 18, 2017 • 8 min
► Bad Things Happen To… Make You Better ◄ How do you react when bad things happen to you? Do you feel anger? Do you feel like you’ve been injusticed? Do you feel like the world is against you? I get it. It can be one of the worst things in life…
648 How To Avoid Traps When Asking For A Raise? - Simple Programmer Podcast
Nov 17, 2017 • 7 min
► How To Avoid Traps When Asking For A Raise? ◄ Asking for a raise is definitely one of the biggest taboos amongst developers (and employees in general). This is such an easy thing but still, most people do it wrong. Well, the purpose of this…
647 You Can’t Live For Cheap…! Can You? - Simple Programmer Podcast
Nov 16, 2017 • 14 min
► You Can’t Live For Cheap…! Can You? ◄ A lot of developers, in this channel, tend to do little on my money and financial advices. As you know, I’ve talked several times about the importance of living for cheap in today’s world, in order to…
646 Shaking Off Your Bad Reputation As A Developer - Simple Programmer Podcast
Nov 15, 2017 • 10 min
► Shaking Off Your Bad Reputation As A Developer ◄ People have reputation. You perceive people as they show up to you, right? Nothing more normal than that. However, our choices definitely pave the way for us, when it comes to creating a good/bad…
645 Who Will Validate You As A Developer? - Simple Programmer Podcast
Nov 14, 2017 • 11 min
► Who Will Validate You As A Developer? ◄ I often see programmers and developers facing some inner challenges when it comes to finding their self-value. Most programmers believe that they need external validation when it comes to becoming a…
644 Am I Ready For A BIG Programming Project? - Simple Programmer Podcast
Nov 13, 2017 • 9 min
► Am I Ready For A BIG Programming Project?◄ A lot of developers sink in fear when it comes to improving themselves and getting bigger projects. The impostor syndrome is definitely something that takes on lots of programmers and this is big. They…
643 How To Take Action (Even Though You’re Full Of Fear?) - Simple Programmer Podcast
Nov 12, 2017 • 14 min
► How To Take Action (Even Though You’re Full Of Fear?) ◄ Taking action can be a pretty difficult thing. Most people plan and fantasize their dreams but they are never able to put what they have fantasied in action. Mostly because there is one…
642 Lily Ma On Choosing Your One Word And Taking Responsibility - Simple Programmer Podcast
Nov 11, 2017 • 49 min
► Lily Ma On Choosing Your One Word And Taking Responsibility ◄ Join me while I talk to Lily Ma, a wonderful woman who specialized herself in finding the one word from people who are feeling lost with their careers. In today’s interview, Lily Ma…
641 I Feel Lost When Learning Programming! - Simple Programmer Podcast
Nov 10, 2017 • 8 min
► I Feel Lost When Learning Programming!◄ Learn Programming can definitely be a pretty difficult and tricky thing. With a lot of information out there, it is almost impossible to know where to start if you’re not following a proper learning plan….
640 Should Programmers Become Network Engineers? - Simple Programmer Podcast
Nov 9, 2017 • 14 min
► Should Programmers Become Network Engineers? ◄ A network engineer is a technology professional who has the necessary skills to plan, implement and support the computer networks that support in-house voice, data, video and wireless network…
639 How To Become A Freelancer Software Developer? - Simple Programmer Podcast
Nov 8, 2017 • 8 min
► How To Become A Freelancer Software Developer? ◄ When I was working a regular 9-to-5 job, I’d often fantasize about starting my own business––working for myself. I’d think about how nice it would be to be a freelancer and not have a…
638 I Have No Direction In My Career - Simple Programmer Podcast
Nov 7, 2017 • 11 min
► I Have No Direction In My Career◄ How would you feel if you had no direction in your career? This is exactly today’s topic. I’ve received an email from a reader telling me that he felt completely lost in his career. As you know, the success for…
637 Too Late For Javascript Tutorials? - Simple Programmer Podcast
Nov 6, 2017 • 8 min
► Too Late For Javascript Tutorials? ◄ Is it too late to start creating tutorials about JavaScript? While the question might seem too specific, I’m gonna use it to talk about a broader term, which is how to enter an already “saturated” niche. As…
636 House Prices In The Bay Area (Sillicon Valley) - Simple Programmer Podcast
Nov 5, 2017 • 32 min
► House Prices In The Bay Area (Sillicon Valley) ◄ I’ve been seeing a lot of talk lately about whether it is a good idea to buy a house in the Bay Area, where Sillicon Valley lies. It might seem like a good option, since there is this whole hype…
635 I Don’t Want To Be Your Fucking Hero! - Simple Programmer Podcast
Nov 4, 2017 • 10 min
► I Don’t Want To Be Your Fucking Hero! ◄ Don’t get me wrong here… I really wanna help you guys in ways you can’t even imagine. My point here is to address that… Some people are putting too much expectations on me. “John, you are my hero!” I…
634 I’m 30… And Still Living With My Parents! - Simple Programmer Podcast
Nov 3, 2017 • 6 min
► I’m 30… And Still Living With My Parents! ◄ Imagine if you’re 30 years old… And you’re still living with your parents. Would that hurt? Although this might seem impactful, this is the reality of a good portion of americans nowadays. Due to…
633 Why Specializing In Software Development Is Important - Simple Programmer Podcast
Nov 2, 2017 • 24 min
► Why Specializing In Software Development Is Important ◄ So, do you wanna become a developer right? Let me read you mind. You decide to become a software developer. You’re amazed by what you can possibly do and how much you can earn by becoming a…
632 Learn Programming By…Doing? - Simple Programmer Podcast
Nov 1, 2017 • 7 min
Learn Programming By…Doing? I tell you guys that the best way to learn something is by doing, right? For me, it doesn’t matter how many books you read per day, how many times you get in front of your computer watching online courses… Unless you…
631 Why Did I Quit Pluralsight To Focus On Simple Programmer? - Simple Programmer Podcast
Oct 31, 2017 • 18 min
► Why Did I Quit Pluralsight To Focus On Simple Programmer? ◄ A lot of you guys ask me why have I quit Pluralsight in order to focus on Simple Programmer. As you might already know, one of the first millions I have made in life was teaching…
630 Got A New Job…! I Won’t Be Paid For A Year! - Simple Programmer Podcast
Oct 30, 2017 • 7 min
► Got A New Job…! I Won’t Be Paid For A Year! ◄ If you’re a software developer, you’ve probably been approached by a great number of startups by business owner who wanted you to work for free for a certain amount of time in exchange of…
629 Lack Of Hope… What Happened After I Got Back From Europe - Simple Programmer Podcast
Oct 29, 2017 • 18 min
► Lack Of Hope… What Happened After I Got Back From Europe ◄ If you were watching my YouTube videos while I was back in Europe, you’ve probably seen a lot of motivation shifts inside me. There were some videos while I was on fire and I really…
628 Should You Compare Yourself To… Weaker People? - Simple Programmer Podcast
Oct 28, 2017 • 12 min
► Should You Compare Yourself To… Weaker People?◄ Remember when I talked about comparing to other people and how it can be a damaging thing to do? Comparing yourself to other people will only make you feel bad. You can’t compare yourself to…
627 Commit To Something And Give Your 100%! (Don’t Fall Back) - Simple Programmer Podcast
Oct 27, 2017 • 11 min
► Commit To Something And Give Your 100%! (Don’t Fall Back) ◄ Sometimes we need to set goals for our plans and dreams. However, more than goals, we need to effectively create a proper plan in order to make our goals achievable. The trap that most…
626 Antonio Cucciniello On Getting A BETTER Programming Job - Simple Programmer Podcast
Oct 26, 2017 • 39 min
► Antonio Cucciniello On Getting A BETTER Programming Job ◄ Today I decided to engage on a talk with the amazing Antonio Cucciniello. As I’ve talked before, what can be better than showing you how to do it than bringing someone who has put into…
625 I Don’t Want To Set A Higher Bar For Myself - Simple Programmer Podcast
Oct 25, 2017 • 17 min
► I Don’t Want To Set A Higher Bar For Myself ◄ What happens after you achieve a goal? You set another goal, right? Usually, those second goals are harder and demand you more time than an easy goal would. However, what if you didn’t want to set…
624 The God Complex: My Ego And Failing - Simple Programmer Podcast
Oct 24, 2017 • 13 min
► The God Complex: My Ego And Failing ◄ God Complex. A god complex is an unshakable belief characterized by consistently inflated feelings of personal ability, privilege, or infallibility. The person is also highly dogmatic in their views, meaning…
623 Software Development Career Paths: Starting Out - Simple Programmer Podcast
Oct 23, 2017 • 12 min
► Software Development Career Paths: Starting Out ◄ For those starting out in software development, there are a lot of questions that should be answered. From learning to a former developer at its peak, there are a lot of questions that need…
622 How To Accept And Deal With Aging? - Simple Programmer Podcast
Oct 22, 2017 • 19 min
► How To Accept And Deal With Aging? ◄ Aging can be such a difficult thing for most people to deal with. There are a lot of nuances and variables that come into play when it comes to aging, but, timing is definitely one of them. While we won’t…
621 My Whole European 2017 Tour Balance - Simple Programmer Podcast
Oct 21, 2017 • 10 min
► My Whole European 2017 Tour Balance ◄ As you probably know, I’m finally back from a full 2-month trip around Europe. I must say it was a wonderful experience for me, I’ve met a lot of cool places and I had some amazing new experiences. However,…