Andy Sterkowitz taught himself programming in one year while working other jobs and he’s now a successful software engineer. We interviewed him for some tips on how to accomplish the same thing.
00:45 What do you do?
02:10 What was your path getting here?
05:30 What were your interests early in life?
06:24 What was your motivation for transitioning to coding?
09:03 Did you have any kind of formal training?
10:02 What advice would you give to your younger self?
12:17 Biggest obstacle?
15:43 How many interviews did it take to get a job as a software engineer?
17:48 Interview advice?
19:30 Advice for people who are considering switching careers?
21:34 Future plans
23:09 What does your job as a remote developer look like?
25:20 Popular questions from the audience!
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