FullyStacked.io

FullyStacked.io
By Richard Barkinskiy and Devin Marra
About this podcast
Podcast by Richard Barkinskiy and Devin Marra
Latest episodes
Aug. 30, 2017
Today's episode of FullyStacked.io is all about nothing. Richard and Devin discuss their personal experiences and how they cope with those times when work slows down. From fear and panic to persistence and confidence, we challenge our listeners to learn something new whenever the opportunity presents itself.
Aug. 17, 2017
In this episode, Devin discusses his experience working on a full stack project, from the prototyping to production. Devin explains why more often than not reinventing the wheel is the best approach. We also delve into CSS Grid and why the future of website design will never be the same. LINKS FROM THE SHOW https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PqUtYkkgllE http://bootstraptour.com/ https://tympanus.net/codrops/css_reference/grid/ https://css-tricks.com/snippets/css/complete-guide-grid/ http://caniuse.com/#search=grid
Aug. 3, 2017
In this episode, we interview Sukhada who is in the process of transitioning from a C# and .NET developer to a website designer. We discuss the various challenges changing career paths can pose, how to best prepare for an interview as a designer, compared to a developer. And ultimately, explore the different expectations both careers entail when working with teams from both sides of the fence.
July 21, 2017
In this episode Richard and Devin talk about many of the popular developer tools today. From version control, to text editors, css compilers and even front-end frameworks, we contemplate our experiences with the strengths and weaknesses of each. We also geek out over some of the latest trending tools that will carry the tech industry into the future. ------------------------------------------------- Episode Live Stream: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9gJ0b2wqj7Q
July 13, 2017
In this episode, we discuss ways to getting noticed at your job, impress your boss, and put yourself ahead of the curve. We talk about the importance of getting yourself out of your comfort zone, going to job interviews you're not qualified for, and striking up conversations with your boss in unlikely places.
June 7, 2017
In this special episode, we interview Hawk, an instructor extraordinaire, teaching multiple courses in website design and running his own website development company. We discuss the challenges this industry brings to students, what to expect for people transitioning into this field, and how to thrive as a website designer and developer. VIDEO ------------------------------------------------------ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l2GXEObT3xg
May 25, 2017
In this episode we attempt to unravel the cobweb that makes up the web industry as a whole. We discuss the importance of staying focused without getting discouraged. We also give our take on emerging online trade courses promising gainful employment and point out areas for concern for perspective students. LINKS FROM THE SHOW -------------------------------------------- https://medium.com/javascript-scene/why-im-thankful-for-js-fatigue-i-know-you-re-sick-of-those-words-but-this-is-different-296fae0c888f https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCRpHkZOov_OW2W7heilQq5g
May 11, 2017
In this episode Devin discusses his experience participating in a student portfolio review. We talk about the merits of a traditional four year university education versus online and extension universities. We also dive deep into two competing website methodologies, waterfall and agile. What works and what doesn't and how you should approach adopting one over the other.
May 4, 2017
Although the future of the web is largely unknown, in this episode we look to the past and try to predict what's next. As the web moves slowly away from traditional screens to mixed reality headsets, we explore the many pitfalls and hurdles websites need to overcome in order for virtual reality websites to gain traction.
April 27, 2017
In this episode, we interview Aneesha, who has recently earned a certificate in website design and is in the process of transitioning her career from graphic design to UX. We dive deep into the many obstacles career transitions can pose in the web design industry and ways they can be overcome through staying motivated and inquisitive.