Oct 27, 2023
Today I'm joined by Kevin Miller. He's a senior developer and host of the Coder Conversations YouTube channel.
Kevin studied accounting in Texas and worked overnight for 7 years at hotels, making only $11 an hour. But his knowledge of spreadsheets lead to him learning more about programming and automation.
After spending a year living with his parents and teaching himself to code full time, Kevin landed his first developer job. He immediately tripled his income.
Kevin has since worked as a dev at several Fortune 500 companies. But it's been a bumpy ride. He's been laid off 3 times due to mergers and employers just running out of money.
He started Coder Conversations as a way for him and fellow developers to talk about technology and share career advice. He now has 200 episodes.
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Coder Conversations: https://www.youtube.com/@coderconvos254
Kevin on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/kevm254