Tech Culture

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Jun 04, 2015 @ 11AM MT

Teaching UX Design

What is the state of web education? Dr. Leslie Jensen-Inman stops by the show to discuss learning and teaching the future of UX professionals. We discuss the history of web education, issues educators and students face currently, and how she hopes Center Centre tackles real-world…

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Apr 23, 2015 @ 11AM MT

Improving Diversity in…

Our web/tech industry struggles with diversity. Just look at the news any day in Silicon Valley. We discuss this important topic with diversity advocates Faruk Ateş and Ashe Dryden, who share their perspectives on how to improve diversity in tech. We clarify the difference…

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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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