Career

Chuck Tomasi

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I love hearing our developers’ stories about the different journeys they have taken in their careers and today’s is no exception. Topics 00:00 Welcome and introduction 03:32 Before ServiceNow 04:44 How did you get your start? 07:17 How has ServiceNow changed your career? 09:13 Career influence 10:57 Speaking at Knowledge 16:43 What do you like best about your job? 17:42 Words of advice 19:16 Contact info 19:48 Outro Links Twitter LinkedIn SN Devs Subscribe to Break Point Apple Podcasts Google Podcasts Spotify Amazon Music Stitcher TuneIn RSS Check out the other ServiceNow podcasts.

Chuck Tomasi

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One of the things that sets apart ordinary from extraordinary devs is the side projects they involve themselves with. Some may choose to learn a new language to satisfy a solve a personal interest, others may construct a server farm in their home to learn more about networking. Whatever the case, the outcome is almost always a direct benefit to their future career. Today’s guest is going to share with us some of his personal projects and how they have affected him.

Chuck Tomasi

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We all know the ServiceNow ecosystem needs more developers and admins. Well, this time I talk to someone to share information about a program that can change the lives of your friends and family. Topics 00:00 Welcome and introductions 02:46 NextGen program overview 05:48 Program structure 08:51 Approach 12:24 Communities 13:27 Resources 14:59 Listener action item 16:14 Backgrounds 19:54 A little history 20:52 Instructors 22:13 Contact info 23:26 Outro Links NextGen Program application LinkedIn Email tracy.

Chuck Tomasi

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Often times, the first thing a potential employer learns about you is by looking at your resume. In this episode, I’m joined by a special guest to discuss some basic ways to make your resume more effective. Topics 00:00 Welcome/Introduction 01:25 Starting with the basics 10:43 Does it belong? 19:25 Source material 25:54 Not a lot of experience 29:03 What are the goals 32:27 Social media 40:04 Contact info 40:33 Outro Links Twitter LinkedIn YouTube Chuck’s sample resume Subscribe to Break Point Apple Podcasts Google Podcasts Spotify Amazon Music Stitcher TuneIn RSS Check out the other ServiceNow podcasts.

Chuck Tomasi

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Have you ever wanted to ask a CEO what they look for when hiring developer talent? Our guest today gives us HIS insight on this and more. Topics 00:00 Welcome/Introduction 04:03 Going from Architect to CEO 06:44 Basis for success 09:57 Words of advice 16:59 About experienced full-stack developers? 19:35 What skills does a CEO look for 22:29 Career highlight 25:37 Contact info 26:10 Outro Links Email info@glidefast.

Chuck Tomasi

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One question we get a lot is developers asking for a roadmap to success. My guest this time gives his insight to how you can get thereb& and it may not be the answer you expect. Topics 00:00 Welcome and introduction 07:06 The mythical roadmap 08:34 The fallacy of the golden path 10:47 The fallacy of the befficient learnerb 12:36 The necessity fo failure 16:13 The fallacy of future maximization 17:36 Niches are riches 20:50 The volume of space 27:01 Just Build It 29:00 Recognizing the problem 36:13 Infinitely transferrable 39:01 The legend of Ana Tomboulian 40:16 Words of advice 43:33 Outro Links LinkedIn Twitter Website Email rob@theduke.

Chuck Tomasi

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The journey to become a ServiceNow Developer can take a number of paths and result in a variety of destinations. In this episode, I talk to one of my closest friends and fellow ServiceNow coworker about his adventures. Topics 00:00 Welcome and introduction 01:22 A look at CloudLabs 06:15 Kregbs personal profile 08:23 Recent promotion 09:17 Kregbs origin story 15:51 Typical work day 16:48 Best part of the job 18:30 Career transformation 20:56 Whatbs next?

Chuck Tomasi

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Becoming a ServiceNow developer MVP can be a significant accomplishment in your developer journey, but just how does one become a ServiceNow developer MVP and why? Topics 00:00 Welcome/introduction 01:02 Benefits of being an MVP 03:55 What it takes to be an MVP 06:53 Timing and scale 09:53 Where to find out more 11:20 Where to find Brad 11:35 Outro Links Developer MVP 2022 Call for Candidates Subscribe to Break Point Apple Podcasts Google Podcasts Spotify Amazon Music Stitcher TuneIn RSS Check out the other ServiceNow podcasts.

Chuck Tomasi

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Do you need to have a ServiceNow certification to get a job in the industry? And if so, how many and which ones? The answer may surprise you. Brad joins me again for another thoughtful conversation on ServiceNow certifications and experience. Topics 00:00 Welcome and introductions 01:19 Where to find certifications, the CMA and CTA 06:08 Why would someone want a certification 09:13 Show your experience 16:16 Coming up 16:39 Outro Links https://nowlearning.

Chuck Tomasi

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One of the strongest assets ServiceNow has is its community b and we mean MORE than just the online forums. In this episode, Brad and I discuss the value of community and how you can be a part of this extraordinary family. Topics 00:00 Welcome 00:51 Community resources 08:48 Etiquette and good questions 14:42 Giving back 17:50 Benefits of community 21:07 Coming up 21:22 Outro Links Developer Portal SN Devs Slack Developer meetups LinkedIn Twitter Knowledge/CreatorCon Subscribe to Break Point Apple Podcasts Google Podcasts Spotify Amazon Music Stitcher TuneIn RSS Check out the other ServiceNow podcasts.