The Relicans


Interviewing the Interviewer with Aisha Blake

Aisha Blake is the Director of Developer Relations at Pluralsight and often a professional rubber duck. A theater kid turned tech community leader, Aisha has co-organized a number of meetups and events over the years, including Self.conference and <title of conf>, a tech conference inspired by her love of teaching and musical theater.

This season, we’re helping you level up your interviewing skills! Each week Lauren Lee, Danny Ramos, and industry experts will offer advice on navigating career progression within tech.

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Topics Covered On This Episode: 

  • Asking Questions During Interviews To Give You Real Company Insight
  • Evaluating: “Is this someone I want to work with?”, “Is this somewhere I want to work?”
  • Figuring Out What You Want In An Employer/Team


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