DonTheDeveloper Podcast

DonTheDeveloper Podcast

Helping aspiring developers get jobs and junior developers grow. Raw and unfiltered conversation with industry professionals that dives deep into how developers can find success and growth in their careers.

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Oct. 11, 2021

Scrimba Review (Frontend Career Path)

In this web development podcast episode, I invited on 3 graduates to review Scrimba - a front end focused educational platform fo…

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Oct. 4, 2021

How Patrick FINALLY Got His First Developer Position

After graduating a coding bootcamp, it took Patrick 8 frustrating months to finally get his first developer position. He shared h…

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Sept. 27, 2021

Startups vs Big Tech Company as a Software Engineer (Interview Proces…

I brought on the CEO of Formation (an ex-Facebook software engineer) who helps junior software engineers progress and prepare for…

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Sept. 13, 2021

Is a Coding Bootcamp Right For You? | How Aspiring Developers Sabotag…

We went into depth answering 3 simple questions for aspiring developers. How do you decide if becoming a developer is right for y…

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Sept. 6, 2021

Woz U Coding Bootcamp Review | Software Developer Program

Where to start.. We dove into so many great conversations around the curriculum, staff, and the most interesting part of their ex…

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Aug. 30, 2021

How Developers Can Build a Product That Sells | Advice From UX and Pr…

I can't emphasize enough how valuable software engineers are. When I polled my community, 91% of you said that you would love to …

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Aug. 23, 2021

Unpaid Internship To Full Time Developer | Nikki’s Job Search Journey

The last time I had Nikki on my podcast, she had graduated a coding bootcamp and was working at an unpaid internship. I decided t…

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Aug. 16, 2021

Should You LIE on Your Resume!? | Advice For Aspiring Developers

There's SO much conflicting advice out there around how to best and accurately represent your skills and projects as a junior dev…

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Aug. 9, 2021

Kenzie Academy Software Engineering Review (Main program and Amazon)

I invited on 3 graduates from Kenzie Academy to share their honest and unfiltered reviews of the coding school. Honestly, I feel …

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Aug. 3, 2021

Practicum by Yandex Coding Bootcamp Review (Russian & English program…

I brought on 2 graduates to review the coding bootcamp Practicum by Yandex. As always, this podcast is focused on getting past th…

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July 24, 2021

Turing School of Software & Design Review

I invited 3 graduates on to review Turing, a software engineering program. These reviews are honest, no-BS, reviews meant to get …

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July 19, 2021

Rithm School Coding Bootcamp Review

I invited 3 graduates on to review the coding bootcamp, Rithm School. These reviews are honest, no-BS, reviews meant to get past …

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