Travel & Remote Work

Travel & Remote Work

Being able to work remotely can be incredibly freeing. And, for a lot of people, that freedom equates to travel. However, with travel comes a lack in structure, and the addition of distractions. It’s easy to want to give up on your work day and go have fun. How do you actually enjoy where you…

How To: Technical Writing

How To: Technical Writing

In an attempt to make my life easier, I’m going to start releasing a How To post every month. I’m going to learn about a specific topic, so you don’t have to! This month we’re going to discuss the topic of Technical Writing, using this article by Document 360. What Is Technical Writing? Technical writing…

Certification in the Community – An Interview with Gary Priddy

Certification in the Community – An Interview with Gary Priddy

Typically I write these interviews in sort of a biography format. I think it might help this time if I write in more of a storytelling format. This week I’m interviewing Gary Priddy, with Certification Partners. The intent was to learn about his military background, and how it impacted where he is today. We got…

Russ Sanderlin – Part 2; Transitioning Back to Civilian Life

Russ Sanderlin – Part 2; Transitioning Back to Civilian Life

Developing Soft-Skills While Transitioning The Marines were very task oriented, and had very concise communication (with little professionalism). It wasn’t bad, it was just easier to get things done. But when transitioning to a civilian job, that meant Russ wasn’t always known as the friendliest guy. He was super nice, just still had that task…

Tech Careers – What They Can Look Like at the Start

Tech Careers – What They Can Look Like at the Start

The tech world is an unconventional place with rapidly changing communities. And it brings about a new work dynamic. I didn’t know what to prepare for when I started my first remote job, and wanted to discuss my experience. (I’m very young and still “starting” my career, so I have a mighty fresh perspective.) Brand…

What is a WordCamp?

What is a WordCamp?

If you’re brand new to the WordPress community and looking to learn everything possible, you might be hearing about these things called “WordCamps”. I’m here to give you some of the details of a WordCamp. A WordCamp is a WordPress-centered conference. To host a WordCamp in your city all you need is a regularly held…