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Coding the Future with Dr. Sharon is an education-based show to give information and action tips to working adults to guide them to a new level of tech savvy, through leveraging their own skillset. Join technology and adult education expert Dr. Sharon Jones and leading industry experts as she invites you to learn what you need to know today for tomorrow’s tech career success. She and her guests will share the inside scoop on tech trends, explain how to leverage current technology in your career, and explore how your talents can be the key to your tech success. You will gain real-world strategies, actionable solutions and useful resources on hot topics shaping the future of workforce and how to apply your tech genius skill to the workforce.

Coding the Future with Dr. Sharon is an education-based show to give information and action tips to working adults to guide them to a new level of tech savvy, through leveraging their own skillset. Join technology and adult education expert Dr. Sharon Jones and leading industry experts as she invites you to learn what you need to know today for tomorrow’s tech career success. She and her guests will share the inside scoop on tech trends, explain how to leverage current technology in your career, and explore how your talents can be the key to your tech success. You will gain real-world strategies, actionable solutions and useful resources on hot topics shaping the future of workforce and how to apply your tech genius skill to the workforce.

Location:

United States

Description:

Coding the Future with Dr. Sharon is an education-based show to give information and action tips to working adults to guide them to a new level of tech savvy, through leveraging their own skillset. Join technology and adult education expert Dr. Sharon Jones and leading industry experts as she invites you to learn what you need to know today for tomorrow’s tech career success. She and her guests will share the inside scoop on tech trends, explain how to leverage current technology in your career, and explore how your talents can be the key to your tech success. You will gain real-world strategies, actionable solutions and useful resources on hot topics shaping the future of workforce and how to apply your tech genius skill to the workforce.

Language:

English


Episodes

Crushing Your Money Goals with Bernadette Joy

7/21/2021
Bernadette takes personal finance personally. Overwhelmed and ignored by traditional finance, she learned not just to talk the talk. She walks the walk, having paid off over $300,000 of debt in three years and is on her family is on their way to their first $1M of net worth. From casual to corporate, she can engage any audience. While she has over a decade of Fortune 100 experience, three degrees and numerous certifications, she's known more for her relatable and energetic media persona....

Duration:00:49:59

Writing Your Own Path

7/14/2021
Lisa Caprelli is a speaker, songwriter and an award-winning author of the unicorn book series, Unicorn Jazz ™ She is an author of 16 books, and has produced music videos for kids. Lisa is the producer and director of Unicorn Jazz Presents The Thing I Do. kids show on Amazon TV, which is described as a modern day Sesame Street meets Mickey Mouse Club'' where kids can send in their own video content, music, talent and more! The show was created at the onset of the pandemic to share happiness...

Duration:00:49:23

Scaling Your Teaching

7/7/2021
To scale up means to expand. But when in practice, it is very easy to confuse scaling up with generalizing. Scaling up teaching is not the same as providing the individualized care to all students, (which is simply not possible) or to give the same amount of care and time to all students. It’s about expanding the care that you give to individual students and building a strategy that can accommodate the number, diversity, and learning styles of all your students at the same time. Today we...

Duration:00:59:09

Encore: The Tech Monster Whisperer

6/30/2021
Anke Hermann is back with us to share her expertise in technology, business, and coaching. If you're ready to bring your business idea to life boldly, or want to get more traction with your existing business or your career, Anke discusses three ways to move you forward. In our conversation we chat how to move past the fear of the tech monster and use: Strategy – finding your path, Online tech – implementing ideas, not collecting them, and Inner Work – cultivating your courage. Anke's down to...

Duration:00:57:37

A Career Coaching Framework

6/23/2021
Caroleen Burroughs is back one year after the launch of Coding The Future as her show has been a consistent top 10 download. I am thrilled she has returned to share how her journey as a career coach and professional has grown and her own rebrand story. During the pandemic, Caroleen rebranded and launched Coach Caroleen career coaching business where she helps women in tech grow their careers by landing better roles with my Career Makeover MBA. Her Career Makeover MBA provides results by...

Duration:00:51:47

Changing the Conversation w/ Girls in Technology with Mike Acerra

6/16/2021
Today is a great cross episode that was originally recorded as a Thinking with Mike facebook live show, where founder of Lux Blox, Mike Acerra and I dig into how to change the conversation around girls in technology. Mike was on the show in September where we had a great conversation: Bringing First Principles to STEM Education with LuxBlox and today we dive into those principles again with the lens of supporting girls find their place in technology. Our conversations dives into the power of...

Duration:01:07:33

Encore: Strong is the New Pretty

5/26/2021
Girls being fearless. Girls being wild, stubborn, and proud. Girls whose faces are smeared with dirt and lit up with joy. So simple and yet so powerful, Strong Is the New Pretty celebrates, more than 175 memorable photographs, the strength and spirit of girls being themselves and is the incredible work of photographer Kate T. Parker. Kate has an eye to create an experience for the viewer with her photos and she is all self taught! Kate gives us a behind the scenes view of how she followed...

Duration:00:53:18

Undaunted with Kara Goldin: Overcoming Doubts and Doubters

5/19/2021
Kara Goldin, the founder and CEO of Hint Inc, did not let fear hold her back from chasing her ambitions. Her unwavering commitment to her passions and integrity have created a career that is incredibly inspiring and a career of example. Kara is a trailblazer as she saw the value of continuing to learn and be challenged both personally and professionally. She has never settled and has strived to push herself to learn and be challenged. After having three children, Goldin realized that she...

Duration:00:55:37

Thinking Creativity About Supporting Education

5/12/2021
The pandemic has brought new perspectives on education and the opportunities for change in the education system. Education is the great equalizer and it is important that we invest time, money and energy into supporting our next generation. I have long said education should support he whole child and today I dig into that concept a bit more and discuss three ways we can think about creatively supporting education. We can create a change with small actions and impact. Let's take steps to...

Duration:00:54:33

The Master Playbook: Mapping a Game plan to Financial Freedom

5/5/2021
As we progress in life, poor money habits are hard to break, but it can be done. Break the chains of living paycheck to paycheck and begin mapping your game plan to financial freedom! Holly Reid, is our guest expert and shares her passion for helping others find their financial map. Holly brings a breath of fresh air when having tough conversations about how and why to put your financial health as a priority. Her background as a CPA provides her foundation but her practical approach are what...

Duration:00:51:28

Sparking the Desire to Learn STEAM

4/28/2021
Why is STEAM important? STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, & Math) is everywhere; in the mobile devices that can be found everywhere, in the cars that we drive, and in everyday articles, such as, a microwave, and a fridge. STEAM holds the keys to the future of our planet, for it’s how we will stop climate change, how we will continue to better healthcare, and how we will make a technologically developed world. Today, my guest Laura Plata, a freshman in high school, has taken her...

Duration:00:52:22

Top Tech Tools for Small Business

4/21/2021
Businesses rely on technology to increase efficiency, manage expenses, grow profitability and improve performance. Small businesses want technology to help them communicate better and grow. But nearly one-third (31 percent) of small business owners told Forbes and Cox that they aren’t sure which technology is best for their business. “You don’t know what you don’t know, and people fear what they don’t know. Technology is a good example of that. The choices a business owner makes, including...

Duration:00:53:29

Creating a Purpose Driven Business

4/14/2021
Jackie Benjamin has spent her career in technology, driving conversations, innovation, and organizational change. Her ability to understand the technology and business acumen has driven her career. She has been able to experience and work with large corporations and small businesses. While she worked for a small business she saw how many hours the owner spent on tasks that could be done by someone else. Along the way, Jackie learned the model of what it looks like to be a purpose-driven...

Duration:00:51:11

A Pioneer in the Computer Revolution: Dr. Susana Stoica

4/7/2021
Today's episode actually needs no description as my guest is a walking pioneer in the field of computer science. Dr. Susana Stoica is a treasure and walking history on the innovation and development of the computer. Susana graduated as the first promotion of Computer Engineers in her country of origin, Romania. As an engineer with a Ph.D. in building computers with circuits modeling the workings of the brain, Susana Stoica was part of the computer revolution, the integrated circuit...

Duration:00:53:20

The Next Generation of Women Innovators & Entrepreneurs

3/31/2021
In honor of Women's History month, I thought would be wonderful to have a discussion with 5 incredible young ladies changing the landscape of innovation and technology. And better yet, 5 young ladies that I have the honor of working with through my nonprofit :) Today I have the privilege of speaking with the young ladies participating in the Dottie Rose Foundation & Moonshot Jr collaboration, Propelling Rising Innovators and Entrepreneurs: A Collaboration of Industry and Education. My...

Duration:00:47:55

Implementing Artificial Intelligence in Education Communication

3/24/2021
While traditional methods of information exchange in schools used to work, the education market is ripe for a technological makeover. When the world-renowned education nonprofit, Khan Academy, needed an innovative way to engage millions of students, teachers, and parents in Latin America, Gupshup, the global messaging market leader, was tasked by Khan to develop a bot-based solution that could achieve the seemingly impossible. This week we have an incredible conversation with Gupshup CEO &...

Duration:00:51:18

Creating Your Own Energy

3/17/2021
You are only one workout away from a good mood! My guest today Meghan Trainor is inspiration, fitness coach, and entrepreneur. If you are easily discouraged, you're feeling low-vibe, or experiencing a lot of negativity because of your circumstances, this episode is for you. The BBT experience is more than a workout, it is a MOOD, a VIBE, a FEELING. BBT strives for balance and a lifestyle that you can actually LIVE and LOVE! Join us today as you leave with new energy, motivation and an action...

Duration:00:50:49

Innovations in Education: The Magnet School Programs of Today

3/10/2021
As we continue to elevate our conversation around computer science education, this week we have the privilege of speaking with Walter Hall, Director of Magnet Schools for Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools. We chat and discover what really is a magnet school and what should a magnet school embody and how the power of giving choice to students changes the trajectory of their education. Walter shares his story of what has driven him to be an educator, why his past has given him passion for his...

Duration:00:53:54

The Science of Hope: Solving Hope's PR Problem

2/24/2021
Hope has an impact on both our mental and our physical health and in over 2,000 scientific research studies, hope has been identified as the key driver for success in school, in business and in life. Today we have the expert of hope, Lindsay Recknell who dives into the science and impact hope can have on you as an individual and beyond. Lindsay shares her own journey to losing hope and finding it again and the power of how creating space to hope has changed her trajectory. We walk through...

Duration:00:51:11

The Data Driven Enterprise

2/17/2021
Standards lead to efficiency and differentiation leads to competitive advantage. Your company competes based on its collective knowledge – of solutions, customer needs, innovative designs and how your products and services fit into the competitive landscape of the marketplace. Seth Earley guides some of the world’s most recognized brands on how to leverage their information assets to deliver state-of-the-art customer experiences through integrated enterprise architectures. Seth has a long...

Duration:00:49:54