Whether wielding a keyboard or a whip, Josey knows how to get results, and has the right persona on tap to ensure success: Darth Securitas finds your lack of security disturbing; her Rogue Verbal Alchemist mixes unique social story combinations; and Love Sudo keeps those personas contained. She is proud of her ever growing rubber duck army.
December 13th, 2019 | 2 hrs 5 mins
business, contractor, freelance, ir35
In a special 2 hour episode, Chris and Josey are joined by Jamie from the donetcoreshow to discuss one of the biggest topics we've tried to avoid this year; IR35. What is it? Does it impact freelancers? Contractors? What happens when the gloves come off and the team has their say?
December 6th, 2019 | 59 mins 45 secs
accelerators, business, co-founders, startup
Joe Atkinson and Gordon Johnston from Lineup Ninja join Josey and Chris to talk about the reality gap that startups run into when launching.
November 15th, 2019 | 57 mins 58 secs
contractor, contracts, developers, freelance, it
Chris and Josey add Schedule 1 to their contract podcast. What should you NOT include in your contracts? Vacations? Job Titles? Bananas? What is IR35? Did we really go there this episode? Listen in to find out!
November 8th, 2019 | 56 mins 7 secs
consultant, contract, freelance
Our Freelance / Contractor series continues as we turn our eyes to contracts. Chris and Josey get down into the nitty gritty about what a contract is, what should be in it, and what should not.
October 25th, 2019 | 1 hr 7 mins
admin, dev, dnistream, sysops
Documentation Not Included is now older, though perhaps not wiser. Chris and Josey discuss the past year and reveal secrets about the upcoming future!
October 4th, 2019 | 1 hr 3 mins
development, dotnet, dotnetcore, fullstack, site generator
Jamie Taylor joins Chris and Josey to discuss the best approach to modern website development. Are full stack frameworks better than static site generators? Are CMS's more appropriate?
September 26th, 2019 | 58 mins 12 secs
dev, dev tools, plc
Bjørn Reiten joins Chris and Josey to discuss working with prprietary tools. Can they stay on topic or will the desire to dig into PLC programming take over the show?
September 5th, 2019 | 1 hr 6 mins
consultant, freelancing, networking
Networking. Worth it? A waste of time and/or money? Sarah Phipps joins Chris and Josey this week to discuss all things involving human networking.
August 29th, 2019 | 58 mins 18 secs
consultant, developers, freelancer, recruiters
Chris uses agents and recruiters. Josey has not used them, and only seen the ugly side from others. This week, Cameron MacGrain from HarveyNash joins the team to help peel back the layers on working with agents and recuiters as developer consultants and freelancers. Can we keep IR35 out of the discussion?
August 23rd, 2019 | 1 hr 5 mins
culture, dev, diversity, management, teams
Sam Strauss joins Chris and Josey bringing new insight to what is team culture, how to form it, and most importantly, how to survive it!
August 15th, 2019 | 59 mins 25 secs
code, dev, migration
Mark Walsh joins Josey and Chris to discuss the "joys" found in doing a code migration. It's all fun and games right?
August 1st, 2019 | 56 mins 48 secs
contractors, freelancers, working from home
Chris and Josey debate the pros and cons of being contractors and freelancers who work from home. After all, it's all fun and games right?
July 18th, 2019 | 1 hr 5 mins
dev, project management, scope creep
Can Chris and Josey prevent scope creep during their episode on scope creep?
July 11th, 2019 | 1 hr 4 mins
company growth, contractor, dev, fired, freelance
Chris and Josey continue their discussion about being fired as contractors/freelancers/company. This time, it's all about how to handle it and use it to better yourself, your company, and your relationships with your clients...and yes, we even mean the ones who fired you.
July 4th, 2019 | 1 hr 6 mins
accounting, financials, freelance, ir35, sole trader
The team have a real accountant join them this week. Chris finds himself shocked about regulations. Josey explains the dangers of relying on word of mouth. And our guest, Simon Young proves that accountants do indeed have a sense of humor...and so much more!
June 27th, 2019 | 59 mins 55 secs
c#, dev, languages, programming, python
Owain Williams livesd and breathes C# in his work and as an Umbraco MVP. So what made him want to look at Python? The DNIStream team looks at what it is like to learn a second programming language, and even get into a debate about the very definition of the term "language".