No, we’re not pregnant.
No, we’re not moving.
I have a shiny new job.
But first, some history.
Had a blast.
Then Red Hat changed their new hire scope – you had to have two of three requirements – customer service, technical skills, or linux. I had the first two. I was hired. I had a blast.
But when you work at Red Hat, every day is drinking from the firehose and I had to stop coding entirely.
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This is an open field west of a white house, with a boarded front door.
There is a small mailbox here.
A rubber mat saying ‘Welcome to Zork!’ lies by the door.
> open mailbox
You open the mailbox, revealing a small leaflet.
> read leaflet
(first taking the small leaflet)
WELCOME TO ZORK
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That’s right, Folks.
You heard it hear first.
Unless you follow me on twitter and don’t have so much in your following list that you saw my really quick announcement that…
I’M TALKING AT DJANGOCON US 2015!
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PyGrunn 2015 Slides Leveraging Procedural Knowledge
Hello. I’m Rain.
I encourage you to send your comments, feedback, and snide remarks to my twitter handle @rainsdance during the course of this presentation.
I am a Technical Account Manager with Red Hat and I know a lot about a few specific technologies, I am a django / python newbie. At Red Hat we have SBRs – specialty based routing – it means that I know a lot about Satellite, but very little about clusters. We realize that everyone’s a newbie about something even if they know a lot about something else.
While you may not be new to django or python, this talk will show you how to leverage the knowledge you already have to learn something new.
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If you’re in and want to leverage procedural knowledge to learn your next language – come check me out on May 22nd!
“What is procedural knowledge and why would I want to leverage it?”
I’M GLAD YOU ASKED
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