Tech Culture

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Feb 26, 2015 @ 11AM MT

Podcasting 101

Listeners and even other podcasters often ask us how CTRL+CLICK operates. In this episode, we reveal all! From our equipment to our production, we detail the hardware, software and services we rely on (and why). We talk about how we decide topics, schedule guests and find sponsors,…

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Jan 15, 2015 @ 11AM MT

Pursuing Your Passion…

Follow your passion. Sounds great, but it isn't always practical. Special guest Beth Dean joins the show to share her experiences following her passion as an illustrator, while still paying the bills as a product designer for Facebook. We talk about passion in what you do for…

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Dec 11, 2014 @ 11AM MT

2014 Year in Review

In our fourth annual Year in Review, Lea and Emily reflect on their lessons learned in tech, business and life during 2014. They also introduce Bright Umbrella intern Erin Lewis, who shares her experiences working for the company and supporting this podcast! Erin also compiles…

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Oct 16, 2014 @ 11AM MT

Perfectionism & Procrastination

Perfectionism can lead to procrastination, and on it goes—learn to break through the cycle as Denise Jacobs, creativity evangelist, stops by the show to share how we in the web industry can control our perfectionist tendencies and break through procrastination to be more productive,…

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Aug 21, 2014 @ 11AM MT

Technology for Social…

Digital strategist and community advocate Aisha Satterwhite joins the show to discuss technology for social good. Drawing from her career working in advocacy, including her current role as a Vice President of Project Management at Blue State Digital, Aisha discusses how using…

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Jul 10, 2014 @ 11AM MT

Embracing the Suck

There's a reason they call it work: it's not play. And sometimes what we have to do for work sucks, whether it is picking up a new technology that we don't (want to) know or learning how to work with a CMS that isn't our preferred. Special guest Chris Harrison joins the show…

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Mar 06, 2014 @ 11AM MT

Organizing Conferences

There are a lot of balls to juggle when running an event or conference: how does one get started? Ari Stiles and Christopher Schmitt of Environments for Humans gives us an in-depth look at in-person AND online conferences. They discuss how they got started, choosing topics and…

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Dec 12, 2013 @ 11AM MT

2013 Year in Review

For our last episode of 2013, we look back on the past year and share some of our lessons learned. From version control to planning to responsive builds, we talk about our new workflows, as well as the tools we're using. We also discuss what we learned about running a business…

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