Simple Programmer Podcast
About This Show
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:
That anyone can benefit from.
Each episode is between 5 and 10 minutes long with at least 3 new episodes each week.
Most Recent Episode
229 Should You Consider A Contract To Hire Job? - Simple Programmer Podcast
1 day ago
Nowadays, there are a lot of different ways of working. You don't need to go to an office from 9-5 anymore. There are a lot of ways you can work and things you can do to start getting clients and working for a company. You can work remotely, you can work flexible hours, you can start a contract and you can also get into a contract-to-hire position. However... Is it a good option for you? For those who don't know, a contract to hire position sets a length of time a contractor will work for the employer. At the end of that set period, the employer decides if the contractor will be hired as a permanent employee or dismiss the contractor. However, there are absolutely some downsides to this position. Should you consider this? is this the right type of contract for you? Listen to this episode and find out! SUBSCRIBE TO MY YOUTUBE CHANNEL: vid.io/xokz The Complete Software Developer Career's Guide: https://simpleprogrammer.com/2016/07/04/complete-software-developers-career-guide-introduction/