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David explains what systems integration really means when it comes down to getting things connected, and what things we are trying to connect in the first place.
Where has software been? Where is it going? Integration is the new hotness & problem to be solved.
A little story about two little steam engines racing to the next station. You'll have to listen to find out what this has to do with software.
Tim goes solo on recent blog posts (GTD, refactoring, books for life), plus volunteering with Doglost, and why on earth it's been 5+ years and still no successful startup.
Tim was David Gisbey's assigned mentor at DfE. They discuss with the benefit of hindsight what makes for a good mentorship relationship.
David & Tim improve each other's mental health with some unstructured chit-chat. Being unfixable nerds of course we still cover technology and some useful tools.
David and Tim just a have a catchup to keep sane in isolation. They discuss lessons learned from 2 years at the new DfE Digital including how to migrate platforms well, and how to do personal backlogs in the basecamp-shapeup style instead of a single backlog of doom.
As posted at https://podcast.ditchinghourly.com/episodes/coaching-call-with-tim-abell - reposted with permission. https://jonathanstark.com/
Tim talks (rambles?) about the challenges of getting contributions to schema explorer now that it's open source, and about some things from his trello board of business ideas.
Tim explains what he's learned about Shape Up! and David asks questions - https://basecamp.com/shapeup
Update on schema explorer https://schemaexplorer.io/ and introducing https://just5mins.transistor.fm/1
Duncan, David & Tim go a bit deeper into the outsourcing experiment, share a bit more about themselves, and learn about David's new role.
Tim goes solo - talks about the show title and a first adventure in outsourcing.
Introducing David Sheardown (@davidsheardown) and Tim Abell (@tim_abell) as they talk about their journey so far and try and figure out who they can help with a podcast and other services on a product ladder.