bootstrap.fm

A show about real life in a tech small business

About the show

This is bootstrap.fm a show about real life in a small business in the technology industry. We talk transparently about lifestyle, tools, struggles and successes in small shops like ours.

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Episodes

  • 5: Interview with Adam Stevermer and Jacob Bettis of Insignia Studios

    April 20th, 2020  |  1 hr 16 mins
    denver, entrepreneurship, real estate, startup, video production, work life

    I sit down with Adam and Jacob from Insignia Studios in Denver, CO to discuss entrepreneurship, building a new startup and work balance at Insignia.

  • 4: Shop Show - Coronavirus, remote work, market craziness and a podcast update

    March 15th, 2020  |  35 mins 49 secs
    coronavirus, fiber, garageband, hindenburg, investment, mikrotik, podcasting, remotework, robinhood, squadcast, thinkorswim, wireguard

    In this catch up episode I talk about recent happenings in the shop including new fiber connectivity, firewall and wireless access points. How we are dealing with Coronavirus and the tools we use for remote work. I also provide an outline of our podcast setup and tools.

  • 3: Interview with Andrew Hite of Just Rip It Golf

    March 8th, 2020  |  49 mins 40 secs
    apparel, apple, big juicy, bootstrap, colville, ecommerce, entrepreneurship, golf, greenies, ignitenw, justripit, kettle falls, noli, shopify, spokane, startup, tiktok

    In this episode I sit with Andrew Hite, a Spokane native that co-founded Just Rip It Golf, a golf apparel e-commerce business. Andrew is heavily involved in the entrepreneurship community here in Spokane and also runs multiple businesses of his own. We talk about how Just Rip It started, entrepreneurship, tough sales situations and benefits of self-employment.

  • 2: Developer workstation setup

    February 23rd, 2020  |  44 mins 39 secs
    developer, geeks, intellij, jetbrains, macbook, phpstorm, slack, sublime merge, sublime text, workstation

    Michael Williams, the development lead at Limelyte is on the show and we discuss our workstation setups and the major software tools that we use on a daily basis.

  • 1: Show intro and a little history

    February 15th, 2020  |  38 mins 49 secs

    The first show introduces the host Rob Martinson and provides a little history