I speak with Patrick McKenzie (Patio11) about Starfighters.io and how developers can improve their career prospects.
- Sorry for Patrick being a bit choppy at points. Japan is far away, also Skype!!
- We chat about Patrick's new venture, Starfighter
- Patricks history with bingo card creator and Appointment Reminder.
- Background on how Starfighters came to be.
- Using CTF (capture the flag) coding games for hiring.
- Selling to enterprise customers.
- What programmers do wrong in their careers.
- The best way for programmers to approach a new employer.
- How employees actually read resumes/cover letters.
- How developers can make connections.
- Equity compensation
- Building a great environment for developers.
- Boiler rooms
- Contact Patrick! He loves to chat.
- Step up and make connections.
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