Refactored 087: "Cloud Ragnarök"

Wherein Chris gets fired and Frank still harbors a lot of FAANGer.

published Nov 15, 2022
Show Notes

Refactored #087: “Macroeconomics Ragnarök”

On this episode of Refactored…

  • Frank is super hype for the new God of War, if you couldn’t tell.
  • is — unfortunately — a super interesting site right now.
  • The big bois are all announcing hiring freezes and/or layoffs right now. Most recently Facebook and Apple. Rumors about Amazon next. Chris has a somber prediction.
  • The guys talk resumes. Few quick tips:
    • Quantify All The Things.
    • Talk about you, not your team.
    • Speak to accomplishments, not responsibilities.
    • Highlight your role, not your company.
    • Frank wrote about this topic in more depth.
  • The guys debate the value proposition of the cloud. dhh is moving HEY off the cloud (link to article and podcast).
  • Is the fediverse ready for prime time as Twitter’s future is uncertain? The guys discuss Mastodon, Diaspora, PeerTube, etc.
  • … and much more!

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