The in28Minutes Connect - connecting experts with the learners


Aim

  • Give Experts a platform to share their expertise
    • With this platform, experts get the opportunity to (possibly) share your vision, passion and knowledge with our 43,000 subscribers on YouTube (https://www.youtube.com/rithustutorials) and 100,000 learners on Udemy (https://www.udemy.com/user/in28minutes/)
  • Create Great Programmers from India
    • There are awesome programmers from India doing great work across the world. However, as a percentage of IT professionals, the number of awesome programmers remains miniscule.
  • Promote Online Learning in India
    • We think Online Learning is a great socio economic leveller. Online learning has come a long way in the last few years around the world. However, adoption in India remains slow and we want to increase adoption by bringing online learning at an early stage - college and industry entry level. We belive once you start learning online, it will remain your No 1 choice of learning.
  • Give Learners exposure to
    • Behind the scenes look at experts - stories, lessons, beliefs and vision!
    • What’s happening in the industry?
    • How can they adapt?

Our Beliefs

  • We believe in continuous learning. Learn every day and adapt. A day you’ve not learnt something new is a day wasted! And thats the origin for our name in28Minutes.
  • Be passionate about what your do!
  • While we are creating great learning experiences with our courses, we think a real mindset change happens only when a learner gets a chance to interact with experts - who are passionate and doing great work.
  • As an online instructor, we should engage and care for our students.

Logistics

  • Only One Step
    • You can book a slot using calendly
      • https://calendly.com/in28minutes/60min
      • Calendly provides flexibility of rescheduling if needed

Before We Meet

  • This would be a video interview. Ensure that you have a good background (preferably light color - white) and a good internet connection for the video.
  • We would establish initial contact on Skype. After that we will - go live on facebook - https://www.facebook.com/in28Minutes/. using belive.tv. - I will share you a link before the meeting. - You would need Google Chrome browser. - We can record video using Zoom
  • Typical Schedule
    • 15 Minutes - Build a Rapport
    • 45 Minutes - Do the interview
  • Please share a few links with me ahead of time that you would want me to research.
    • Your Assets - Websites/Courses/Videos etc
      • Things you would want to see in the description of the video (Links etc)
  • Look at it like a conversation (more than an interview) between two folks having similar visions about entrepreneurship and online learning.
  • Tell a Story
    • Keep it short :)
    • Humanize
    • Surprise
    • Have a Narrative
  • Research a little bit about in28Minutes
    • Udemy - https://www.udemy.com/user/in28minutes/

Usually Talked About

  • Your Journey
    • As a Person
      • Your goals
      • What inspires you?
    • As an Enterpreneur /IT Professional/Udemy Instructor/etc
      • What’s your vision?
      • What are your goals?
      • What are your next steps?
      • What is your advice to others who want to follow your path
      • Anything else you wanna add
  • Your Time
    • How do you manage to stay connected with your family inspite of being busy?
  • Your Views
    • Trends
    • IT Products vs Services
    • Startups
    • Technology
      • The Churn in the Industry
        • AI
        • IOT
        • Machine Learning
        • Big Data
        • DevOps
        • Cloud
      • Microservices - Node JS/Spring Boot
      • Frontend Frameworks - Javascript/etc
      • Automation Testing
      • Mobile Development - Android/iPhone/Cross Platform
    • About Indian IT
      • Evolution in the last few years
    • About Agile
    • Anything else you wanna add :)
  • Your Message
    • For Students
      • Engineers, 0-2 Years
      • 3-6 years
      • 6+ years
    • For Indian IT Professions (if you had an opportunity to work with them)
    • For Other Udemy Instructors (If you are one)
  • Our Connection
    • Have you heard about in28Minutes - https://www.udemy.com/user/in28minutes/ ?
    • Do you connect with our vision and message?
      • Vision
        • Learn in 28 Minutes everyday - Continuous Learning
      • Approach
        • Create Great Learning Experiences
        • Promote Online Learning in India
        • Be an expert at what you do.
        • Promote Hands-on Trainings for Programming
    • Your recommendations for in28Minutes

What Next

  • We will be live on facebook.
  • We will own the content of the video and when we have a group of related videos, we would release them out to youtube in batches - so, posting on YouTube will take a little while.
  • You can talk about the interview, post the link or embed the video in your platforms
    • Your YouTube Channel
    • Udemy Educational Announcement
    • Website
    • Blog
    • etc

Quick Reference

  • What drives you? What made you a programmer? What made you teach online?
  • First Program? First Video etc…
  • What’s the coolest stuff you are working on?
  • What are the problems that will be solved in the future in ABC (the technology you are working on)?
  • How do you think we can promote self learning?
  • How important you think it is to be hands-on while doing a tech course?
  • What is your suggestion for programmers who are starting off?
  • If you have to learn a new concept/tool/framework, how do you do it?
  • How do you keep up with whats happening in the industry?
  • What are your all-time favourite books on technology and learning? Any recent thought-provoking books that you’ve read recently.
  • Which blogs and podcasts do you follow/listen to keep yourself updated about latest development on technology.
  • What 2-minute advice you’d like to give to your younger self who’s just getting started in the IT industry?

The End

Wow! Wasn’t it a wonderful read? We would love to hear your thoughts.
To find out more about our courses visit http://www.in28minutes.com

Share on Twitter - https://twitter.com/home?status=Having%20a%20great%20time!%20%0A%20%23in28Minutes%20%23ImLearningIn28Minutes

#in28Minutes #ImLearningIn28Minutes #ImLovingIn28Minutes

Good Luck and Keep Learning in28Minutes

  • Linked In : https://www.linkedin.com/in/rangakaranam/​
  • Facebook : https://www.facebook.com/in28Minutes​
  • Twitter : https://twitter.com/in28Minutes​
  • YouTube : https://www.youtube.com/rithustutorials​ ​

Related Posts

Spring Boot Tutorials for Beginners

At in28Minutes, we are creating a number of tutorials with videos, articles & courses on Spring Boot for Beginners and Experienced Developers. This resources will help you learn and gain expertise at Spring Boot.

Spring and Spring Boot Video Tutorials for Beginners

At in28Minutes, we are creating a number of tutorials with videos, articles & courses on Spring Boot for Beginners and Experienced Developers. Here's a list of video tutorials and courses for you

Creating Spring Boot and Vue JS CRUD Full Stack Application with Maven

This guide helps you create a full stack application with all the CRUD (Create, Read, Update and Delete) features using Vue JS as Frontend framework and Spring Boot as the backend REST API. We use Maven as the build tool.

Software Design - Separation Of Concerns - with examples

Software architects and programmers love having Seperation of Concerns. What is it? Why is it important? Let's get started.

Object Oriented Software Design - Solid Principles - with examples

Software design is typically complex. Object oriented design takes it to the next level. There are a number of design patterns and other stuff to be aware of. Can we make things simple? What are the goals to aim for when you are doing object oriented design? SOLID Principles is a great starting point for Object Oriented Design.

Software Design - Open Closed Principle - with examples

Open Closed Principle is one of the SOLID Principles. You want your code to be easily extended. How do you achieve it with minimum fuss? Let's get started.

Software Design - What is Dependency Inversion Principle?

Dependency Inversion Principle is one of the important SOLID Principles. Dependency Inversion Principle is implemented by one of the most popular Java frameworks - Spring. What is it all about? How does it help you design good applications?

Introduction to Four Principles Of Simple Design

With agile and extreme programming, the focus is on keeping your design simple. How do you keep your design simple? How do you decide whether your code is good enough?

Software Design - Single Responsibility Principle - with examples

For me, Single Responsibility Principle is the most important design principle. What is Single Responsibility Principle? How do you use it? How does it help with making your software better? Let's get started.

What is an In Memory Database?

In this article, we understand what the term "In-Memory Database" actually means. We see what scenarios they can be used, and why they are important.