279 RR Vets Who Code with Jerome Hardaway

Episode 285 · September 28th, 2016 · 1 hr 6 mins

About this Episode

00:45 - Introducing Jerome Hardaway and Vets Who Code

3:40 - All about Vets Who Code

8:00 - Special considerations for the Veteran community

13:10 - Coding and social/life skills

21:45 - Veteran lingo and coding

26:45 - Transitioning into the civilian workplace

30:50 - Vets Who Code gender breakdown

35:20 - Connecting with Vets in the tech world

41:40 - Expanding Vets Who Code

46:25 - Common jobs for Veterans in tech

50:40 - Vets Who Code success stories

55:00 - Supporting Vets Who Code


Scala Parser Combinators (Jessica)

Boil the Frog (Coraline)

Apple picking (Saron)

Markings notebook (Saron)

RubyConf trailer (Saron)

Jerome’s episode on CodeNewbie (Saron)

Hot sauce recipe: One tablespoon of Cayenne pepper, one tablespoon of ranch dressing, and one tablespoon of sugar (David)

Balanced Rebellion (Charles)

Ruby Remote Conf (Charles)

Tech Inclusion Conference in San Francisco (Jerome)

SprezzaBox (Jerome)

NootroBox and NootroBox Sprint (Jerome)