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Episode 448 | Nicholas Chase - Expanding What People Think They Can Do

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Nick Chase talks with Dave Rael about reading, writing, learning, machine learning, tackling huge tasks, and sharing knowledge

Nick Chase is a developer, author, and professional Explainer-of-Things. He is the author of Machine Learning for Mere Mortals, as well as other technical books and a few hundred tutorials. He is also Head of Technical Content for the cloud computing company Mirantis, and has participated in multiple open source projects, including Kubernetes and OpenStack. A former technical and pop culture journalist and publisher, he and his wife, who is also his partner, work out of a chicken, goat, and koi farm in the wilds of Ohio.

Nicholas's top 3 tips for delivering more value:
  1. Do not be afraid to admit you don't understand something
  2. Figure out what works for you
  3. At least once per year, do something that scares you

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