Category Archives: Launch Academy

Addendum to Launch Academy

One more video!

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Launch Academy, Week Seven: Team Projects

I have a low-key flip-out about how there aren’t 4 more hours to a day.

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Project Management for a Launch Academy Team Project

Today we started our team projects at Launch Academy; the whole cohort has been broken into teams of 4-5 people, and we’ve been given our task – build an entire website. There’s a lot of room for us to prioritize and … Continue reading

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Launch Academy, Week Six: JavaScript

What happens when you take a shortened week and add a week and a half of JavaScript material to it? Sadly, I didn’t get me weeping blood on video.

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Launch Academy, Week Five: Brutal

Week five was, in a word, brutal.  It was the toughest stuff to date, for me – wrapping our heads around Rails in the space of a couple days.  Along with that, though, I’m feeling more and more comprehension, curiosity, … Continue reading

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The End of Week Four

Week four is done! I took this video yesterday, on Monday of week five.

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The End of Week Three

Week three, done!  And boy, do I look tired in this video. I’m actually that tired.

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The End of Week Two

Week two is in the bag.  I spent most of that week sick, which made things extremely challenging – but I’m more and more excited about the possibilities of the things I’m learning.

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The End of Week One

I’m alive!  And starting week 2 this morning.  Here’s my video reactions to the first week, taken on Saturday:

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Building a Farm Team

As some of you might know, I’m getting out of project and product management and becoming a developer. It’s a move that I’ve wanted to make for a long time. Now, a bunch of factors look like they’re lining up … Continue reading

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