A podcast that delves into the obstacles and successes involved in creating, running, and sustaining successful software side projects.
April 22nd, 2017 | Season 1 | 27 mins 1 sec
Jamie finalizes the features he's going to launch for conversations and makes a ton fo progress on Callback. Keith battles with getting little done and getting excited about his Web App Challenge application. In the middle of all of this, there is also some business talk since Keith has no idea what he's doing.
April 8th, 2017 | Season 1 | 29 mins 37 secs
Keith and Jamie talk about conferences, Wordpress, redesigning features, time zones, and building new products.
March 25th, 2017 | Season 1 | 24 mins 30 secs
Keith & Jamie meet again to discuss the ins and outs of their side hustles. Keith talks course creation & YouTube. Jamie finishes conversations to a point... but that story might not be over.
March 11th, 2017 | Season 1 | 20 mins 52 secs
geeks, side business, tech
Keith continues his marketing education, gets started with Kubernetes, and prepares a Patreon campaign. Jamie continues his race against the home builders. With his conversation engine built he now digs into implementing specific conversation types. Baine makes an accidental appearance.
February 25th, 2017 | Season 1 | 28 mins 22 secs
Jamie comes down with yet another sickness but also manages to get conversations built into Tatsu! (You can contribute to the gem here: https://github.com/tatsuio/converse). In addition to finishing his big task for the last few months, he's also moved more and more of the job processing for Tatsu to use http://callback.run. Keith goes back into the learner mindset after having his butt kicked while snowboarding and acknowledging that he is still a novice at sales/marketing.
February 11th, 2017 | Season 1 | 25 mins 29 secs
Jamie and Keith are back to discuss their side hustle progress. Jamie managed to get some of his customers over to using the callback API behind the scenes in Tatsu, but ran into a snag for doing multi-tenancy with jobs. They dig into how each of the ...
February 6th, 2017 | Season 1 | 18 mins 34 secs
Keith and Jamie round out 2016! Keith realizes that he doesn't know how mics work and once again failed to finish his Docker course. Jamie takes steps to move off of Heroku by learning Docker (using CoderJourney!). The landing page for http://callbac ...
February 6th, 2017 | Season 1 | 24 mins 51 secs
Digging into the excitement of 2017. Jamie talks about his conference experience going to CodeMash 2017. Keith digs back into playing drumset. Getting down to business, Keith launched "Developing with Docker" was launched (http://courses.coderjourney ...
January 15th, 2017 | Season 1 | 25 mins 28 secs
January 15th, 2017 | Season 1 | 26 mins 17 secs
Keith & Jamie dig into important topics. Illness, flu shots + ice cream, Ohio's weather all fit themselves into the intro. Neither Keith nor Jamie accomplishes much of anything, but they try to stay positive about it. Our heroes again discuss how con ...
January 9th, 2017 | Season 1 | 29 mins 25 secs
Jamie Wright (@jwright) and Keith Thompson (@keiththomps) kick off their first podcast episode, digging into the process of balancing a side business while having a normal income (consulting & day job).