0: Why Take Up Code?

0: Why Take Up Code?

https://www.takeupcode.com/podcast-player/257/0-why-take-up-code.mp3Download file | Play in new window | Duration: 9:09 | Recorded on November 10, 2015This first episode introduces the Take Up Code podcast and what you can expect. And really, it’s here to answer...
QA Friday 2016-Jul-08

QA Friday 2016-Jul-08

https://www.takeupcode.com/podcast-player/536/qa-friday-2016-jul-08.mp3Download file | Play in new window | Duration: 6:16 | Recorded on July 7, 2016How our education system ignores problem solving. I don’t really have a question this week so this is a great...
QA Friday 2016-Jul-15

QA Friday 2016-Jul-15

https://www.takeupcode.com/podcast-player/539/qa-friday-2016-jul-15.mp3Download file | Play in new window | Duration: 7:14 | Recorded on July 14, 2016What’s your biggest weakness? In real life, problems often require more than one person. Nobody can be an expert in...
QA Friday 2016-Jul-22

QA Friday 2016-Jul-22

https://www.takeupcode.com/podcast-player/542/qa-friday-2016-jul-22.mp3Download file | Play in new window | Duration: 9:47 | Recorded on July 21, 2016What’s your biggest weakness? Things around us change and we each grow and change too. Skills are things we can learn...
13: Let’s Program A Game! Part 1.

13: Let’s Program A Game! Part 1.

https://www.takeupcode.com/podcast-player/288/13-lets-program-a-game-part-1.mp3Download file | Play in new window | Duration: 8:59 | Recorded on December 1, 2015Follow along as I explain how to program a word guessing game in C++. This episode builds on a free 5-day...
QA Friday 2016-Jul-29

QA Friday 2016-Jul-29

https://www.takeupcode.com/podcast-player/545/qa-friday-2016-jul-29.mp3Download file | Play in new window | Duration: 9:29 | Recorded on July 28, 2016Where are your certifications? Do you have a degree? First of all, let me be clear, a certification, or a degree, or...
166: Your Guide To Computer Programming. Part 1 of 4.

166: Your Guide To Computer Programming. Part 1 of 4.

https://www.takeupcode.com/podcast-player/597/166-guide-computer-programming-part-1-4.mp3Download file | Play in new window | Duration: 9:01 | Recorded on January 15, 2017Why should you learn how to program? What is programming? What specific steps can you take? How...
167: Your Guide To Computer Programming. Part 2 of 4.

167: Your Guide To Computer Programming. Part 2 of 4.

https://www.takeupcode.com/podcast-player/598/167-guide-computer-programming-part-2-4.mp3Download file | Play in new window | Duration: 10:25 | Recorded on January 22, 2017Why should you learn how to program? What is programming? What specific steps can you take? How...
168: Your Guide To Computer Programming. Part 3 of 4.

168: Your Guide To Computer Programming. Part 3 of 4.

https://www.takeupcode.com/podcast-player/599/168-guide-computer-programming-part-3-4.mp3Download file | Play in new window | Duration: 9:21 | Recorded on January 29, 2017Why should you learn how to program? What is programming? What specific steps can you take? How...
169: Your Guide To Computer Programming. Part 4 of 4.

169: Your Guide To Computer Programming. Part 4 of 4.

https://www.takeupcode.com/podcast-player/600/169-guide-computer-programming-part-4-4.mp3Download file | Play in new window | Duration: 8:24 | Recorded on February 5, 2017Why should you learn how to program? What is programming? What specific steps can you take? How...
185: Working Remotely: No More Trading Schedules.

185: Working Remotely: No More Trading Schedules.

https://www.takeupcode.com/podcast-player/616/185-working-remotely-no-trading-schedules.mp3Download file | Play in new window | Duration: 10:05 | Recorded on May 28, 2017Hey, I need to wait around for a package to be delivered next Friday. Can you cover for me if I...
193: Kids Either Leave or Go to Jail.

193: Kids Either Leave or Go to Jail.

https://www.takeupcode.com/podcast-player/632/193-kids-either-leave-go-jail.mp3Download file | Play in new window | Duration: 6:51 | Recorded on July 23, 2017My dad recently said that he noticed a lot more police activity recently. He lives in a small rural town and...
QA Friday 2016-Jan-29

QA Friday 2016-Jan-29

https://www.takeupcode.com/podcast-player/383/qa-friday-2016-jan-29.mp3Download file | Play in new window | Duration: 9:29 | Recorded on January 28, 2016What types of programmers are there? This episode describes twelve types of programmers that I thought to include....
QA Friday 2016-Mar-18

QA Friday 2016-Mar-18

https://www.takeupcode.com/podcast-player/430/qa-friday-2016-mar-18.mp3Download file | Play in new window | Duration: 6:13 | Recorded on March 17, 2016How much programming do you need to know before you can call yourself a programmer? Some professions have clear...
QA Friday 2016-Apr-08

QA Friday 2016-Apr-08

https://www.takeupcode.com/podcast-player/449/qa-friday-2016-apr-08.mp3Download file | Play in new window | Duration: 8:16 | Recorded on April 7, 2016Can I learn programming if I’m stupid? I thought this was a really powerful question that I found online. Maybe...
239: What 20 Percent Of Topics Should You Focus On?

239: What 20 Percent Of Topics Should You Focus On?

https://www.takeupcode.com/podcast-player/1241/239-what-20-percent-of-topics-should-you-focus-on.mp3Download file | Play in new window | Duration: 6:02 | Recorded on July 22, 2018There’s a lot you can learn about programming. But do you need to know it all?...
QA Friday 2016-May-13

QA Friday 2016-May-13

https://www.takeupcode.com/podcast-player/480/qa-friday-2016-may-13.mp3Download file | Play in new window | Duration: 5:56 | Recorded on May 12, 2016How do I use my foundational skills in programming to start making useful software? Let me just get right to the point....
QA Friday 2016-May-20

QA Friday 2016-May-20

https://www.takeupcode.com/podcast-player/487/qa-friday-2016-may-20.mp3Download file | Play in new window | Duration: 8:27 | Recorded on May 19, 2016I met a person recently who has a college degree in computer science. He works at a local pizza shop. The question this...
QA Friday 2016-Jun-03

QA Friday 2016-Jun-03

https://www.takeupcode.com/podcast-player/503/qa-friday-2016-jun-03.mp3Download file | Play in new window | Duration: 11:49 | Recorded on June 2, 2016Do I really have to follow software licenses? This is a follow-up to last week’s question about the need to...
Focus on results instead of time

Focus on results instead of time

This is not a college course where you only need to show up for attendance, turn in your homework, cram for some tests, and claim your credit hours. You’re not being graded at all here. You are the judge of how well you have learned a topic and how well you can...
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