February 28th, 2020 | 47 mins 42 secs
analytics, anthony bourdain, bill buford, brandon bruce, brunch with brent, bsides, bsidesbcs, bsidessatx, career, chef, community, conflict resolution, cook, customer support, extras, interview podcast, jupiter broadcasting, kitchen, kitchen brigade, kitchen confidential, linux, linux academy, linux bible, medium raw, metrics, open source, remote, remote work, scale, skills, support
Brent sits down with Brandon Bruce, Director of Customer Support at Linux Academy. We explore the world of support, how his former role as professional chef informs his "Kitchen Brigade" approach to building a support team, analytics data's ability to reveal surprising user experience patterns, and more.
February 14th, 2020 | 40 mins 59 secs
aws, banking, broadus palmer, brunch with brent, career, career coach, certification, cloud, coaching, community, extras, interview podcast, job, jupiter broadcasting, level up, level up with broadus, linux, linux academy, mentor, music, musician, open source, sneaker bots, student, training architect
Brent sits down with Broadus Palmer, Google Cloud Training Architect at Linux Academy and Cloud Career Coach at Level Up with Broadus. We explore his history as a musician and banker, sneaker bots, the value of mentorship, what gets people hired in tech, leveling up as a lifestyle, and more.
September 27th, 2019 | 59 mins 8 secs
4-hour chef, 4-hour workweek, accelerated learning, biographies, books, brunch, brunch with brent, career, chaos vs stability, development, failing, generalist, interview, introverted, learning, life lessons, lizard brain, mastery, networking, opportunity, opportunity cost, path, podcast, risk, risk-taking, skill, social, software
Brent joins Christophe Limpalair, VP of Growth at Linux Academy and founder of "Scale Your Code," for a get-to-know-you conversation that spans from taming your lizard brain through to mastering the miscellaneous, with a generous ask of the community.