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Simple Programmer Podcast

The Simple Programmer Podcast is a short podcast that is a mix of career advice, philosophy and soft skills from successful author and software developer, John Sonmez. John is the founder of http://simpleprogrammer.com, one of the most popular software development blogs, and the author of the best-selling book, "Soft Skills: The Software Developer's Life Manual." (http://simpleprogrammer.com/softskills) Geared towards a programmer or software developer audience, but contains practical advice on: Career development Entrepreneurship Fitness Finance Productivity Personal development And more... That anyone can benefit from. Each episode is between 5 and 10 minutes long with at least 3 new episodes each week.
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Sep 5, 2017

► How To Be Confident With Your Goals? ◄

Setting goals can be a hard task and most people already fail with this. Often times, I see people talking and saying how difficult it is for them to set goals for themselves and how it stands in their way when it comes to advancing with their career.

However, setting goals is only the top of the iceberg. Once you've set your goals, you should definitely have to be able to advance with them.

Being consistent is a big part of the process... However, you cannot be consistent if you're not confident with the goals you've set for yourself.

How do you stay confident with the goals you've set? Watch this video and find out!

Want To Accomplish Your Goals? Become A Finisher: https://simpleprogrammer.com/2014/12/29/want-accomplish-goals-become-finisher/

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Sep 4, 2017

► I Am The BIGGEST Loser! ◄

Have you ever felt like a loser? Have you ever felt like you couldn't accomplish anything in life?

In today's video, I've received a message from a reader telling me like he felt like the biggest loser. Apparently, all of his projects were definitely going wrong.

What is he after all? Is he a loser? How can he turn his life around?

Watch this video and find out!

On Being A Nice Guy: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xyIKLzbYu4k
Why You Shouldn't Play The Victim: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FRmNtlV4sOA

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Sep 3, 2017

► How To Explain You've Been Fired To Other Companies? ◄

Let's say you've been fired. Whether you like it or not, this is something that impacts you and your career overall.

Though it might not be your fault, this is something that might get into your employer's eye and you must be aware of it.

How do you handle and say that to your employer? How to say you've been fired in a job interview?

The Complete Software Developer's Career Guide: https://simpleprogrammer.com/career-guide-yt

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Sep 2, 2017

► How To GUARANTEE You're Going To Succeed? ◄

Is there a guarantee for success?

People often come to me and ask me "John, how can I make sure I'm going to succeed?"

Well, while this is definitely a hard question to answer, I came up with a pretty simple strategy and I would like to share it. Although it may seem simple (and it might be), it holds a powerful concept and a lot of execution underneath it.

Wanna know more about how to guarantee you're going to succeed?

Trust The Process Playlist: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLjwWT1Xy3c4Vy90hwBvSI06r7plMHNcss

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Sep 1, 2017

► Programming Job: Startup Vs. Big Company ◄

Being a new programmer means getting your word out there, sending your CV to a lot of different companies and hoping you'd get called.

However, the good news comes in:

You've received two proposals. One for a startup and one for a big company.

How do you choose between the two? What are the pros and cons for each programming job? Both working for a startup and for a big company have its pros and cons.

How do you choose which programming job you should take? Is there anything you have to take into consideration?

Freedom Playlist: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLjwWT1Xy3c4WEx4a1vGivlJ6FQXcCiuR9
John Sonmez Pluralsight Courses: https://simpleprogrammer.com/pluralsight

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