Skip to main content

Blog Post

Dropcast Episode 30: Penguins!

Recorded March 9th, 2017

This episode we sit around and talk to front end developer Tim Dickens about the odd paths we take to get to becoming a developer. Additionally, we have another Mail Drop! That’s two weeks in a row. Followed up by Drupal News,  Pro Project Pick, and finally, we unpack the Final Bell. And yes, I am fully aware that we totally ignored the episode title.

Episode 30 Audio Download Link

Updates:

Interview / Discussion with Tim Dickens (Mario)

  1. Tell us about yourself (where are you from, etc.)

  2. What is your role at Mediacurrent (explain what you do)

  3. What did you do before Mediacurrent?

  4. What inspires you and keeps you going?

  5. That made you decide to change careers and how did you learn about Mediacurrent?

  6. How did you get involved in organizing a Drupal meetup and what advice do you have for someone who may be thinking of doing the same?

  7. What would you say is the biggest learning experience working with Mediacurrent?

Drupal News:

Pro Project Pick:

MAIL DROP

  • Scott McKinnis asks “Just wondering what kind of education I would need to be employable by a company like yours. I don't really have a formal education in anything, but I've learned a little about Drupal over the years and right now I'm working on getting a Linux Essentials cert and have set up a couple Drupal sites on servers that I maintain on Digital Ocean. Will Linux certs help me? I really like working with Drupal and I like Linux, but am I on the right track?“

Events:

The Final Bell:

Mark Casias

Meet team member, Mark Casias

Mark brings a fifteen year programming background and six years of Drupal experience to his role as Senior Drupal Developer at Mediacurrent. Highly involved in his local web community, Mark...

Learn more about Markie >
Access icon Up arrow icon Drupal 8 icon Facebook icon - white Facebook icon - blue outline Facebook icon - yellow Hollow right arrow icon Hollow right arrow icon - white LinkedIn icon - white LinkedIn icon - hollow LinkedIn icon - blue outline LinkedIn icon - yellow Mediacurrent wordmark Quote icon Twitter icon - white Twitter icon - hollow Twitter icon - blue outline Twitter icon - yellow Youtube icon - white Youtube icon - yellow