The tech industry is always coming up with buzzwords to describe anything from the latest media darling to things most people would consider trivial. DevOps is one that’s been backed with a lot of hype over the past couple of years, but do the majority of people in development and operations actually understand what it [...]
Did you catch Pluralsight on TV last week? Probably not, unless you call Salt Lake City, Utah home! CEO Aaron Skonnard was interviewed by local TV station KSL. Aaron talked about Pluralsight’s rapid growth and the challenges of hiring as a fast-growing company. He gave a behind-the-scenes look at our offices in suburban Layton, where [...]
Today’s new graduates are having a tough time finding employment directly out of college, especially for work in their chosen fields. In some areas, there simply aren’t enough jobs available for everyone entering the workforce. But in others, graduates might not have all of the skills a position requires. In certain industries like science and [...]
Earlier this week we posted part one of some interviews we did while we were at TechEd India 2013. In this second video, we asked customers to tell us what they love about Pluralsight, and describe how the courses in our library have helped strengthen their skills, and have allowed them to excel in their [...]
During our trip to TechEd India 2013, we got the chance to speak to some of our customers about Pluralsight. Here’s what they had to say about the value of having access to quality online training, and what it means to be part of the Pluralsight community. [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hAFGeqlaNYQ&w=560&h=315]
Last week we asked you what the last thing you bought for $29. Some of our authors are still trying to remember… [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IigOYzsZegQ&w=560&h=315] Thank you to our authors for being a part of this video, and our Editor in Chief, Fritz Onion. Authors you may spot in this video include: Pinal David Joe Eames [...]
The Pluralsight Authoring Opportunity is exciting and rewarding. Our authors love what they do, and they love talking about it! Watch below to hear from our authors talk about what the authoring opportunity is to them. [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2g70laMDNPg&w=560&h=315]
During our Author Summit Retreat, we had a chance to ask a few of our authors what Pluralsight meant to them in one word. Of course, some of those words were questionably hyphenated. Here’s what they had to say… [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4SAUWAcxFYg&w=560&h=315]
As a subscription based, online learning service for professional software developers, we often get the question “What is Pluralsight?” We took a few minutes to sit down with our founders, and authors to answer just that question. [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=noH_mIi5LNs&w=560&h=315] What is Pluralsight to you?
We had so much fun doing our Call Me Maybe Video, we wanted to share the experience with our subscribers. So we invited them to participate and we were amazed at the response we received. With the bare minimum of requirements, many brave developers choreographed, sang and danced their way into this video and our hearts!
Our new HTML 5 player is now in its Alpha testing phase, which means it’s live on our website and you can now try it (using a trick that you’ll see in this video). If you have any trouble, please read the rest of this article for known issues. Leave comments below to tell us what [...]
I had the pleasure of interviewing Iris Classon during the recent NDC 2012 conference in Oslo, Norway. We discussed how Iris transformed her career from dietician to software developer in less than a year. Watch her inspiring story below. Iris now works as a full-time developer for Dotnet Mentor in Gothenburg, Sweden and she writes an active [...]
Pluralsight is adding XML courses to its library. The first one is the XML Fundamentals course written by Dan Sullivan. It isn’t a course about a particular XML API, it is about the technology that underlies all applications that process XML. This course covers the XML Recommendation and Namespaces in XML Recommendation with plenty of [...]
While in India earlier this year, Kashyapa interviewed Fritz Onion (cofounder and Editor in Chief at Pluralsight), and focused their conversation on how we work with authors to grow the Pluralsight training library every month. Watch below to get a behind-the-scenes look at this aspect of Pluralsight’s operations!
Aspiring programmer, Jolie O’Dell, continues her journey to learn C# using her Pluralsight training subscription. She just encountered the beauty of Visual Studio and seems to be falling head-over-heels in love, especially after her experiences with Java IDEs. If you’ve been using it for years, it’s easy to forget and take for granted how much [...]
Jolie O’Dell is back with another video blog describing her personal experience using the Pluralsight Android app in her quest to learn C#. Check it out!
During a recent trip to India, Pluralsight cofounder Aaron Skonnard was interviewed by a local MVP named Lohith (@kashyapa). You can read more about it on Lohith’s blog.
Yes, our Windows Phone 7 application for watching your favorite Pluralsight On-Demand! training courses on-the-go is almost here! We met up with the prolific Abhishek Baxi, owner of the popular I Love Windows Phone! community site, during TechEd India 2011 for an informal video interview. Check out his blog write-up of the interview. The video is a [...]