Log of what of Kevin Ye has learned at Techie Youth

Thu. Aug. 11, 2022

Product planning

I learn that product roadmap. It's a visual map of improvement overtime. I also learned product backlog is a list for the team to do and that product backlog is based on the roadmap and the requirements. I also learned sprint is to improve as quickly as possible in a 14 day period.

Wed. Aug. 10, 2022

Product Manager

There are skills you need to become a great product management like self awareness, self management, and etc. I learn that the the three phases of product management is discovery, planning, and execution. Product manager always there to improve their product to make it the best of the best by collecting the consumer feedback.

Tue. Aug. 9, 2022

Music Career

I learn that there are there are 10 jobs you can get from a music degree and recording engineers pay the highest. I learn that music producer have a lot of responsibilities like managing project budgets, handling contracts and negotiations, and etc.

Mon. Aug. 8, 2022

Finding a job as a editor

I learn ThisGuyEdit's three methods of finding a job. First method is the cold call where you email them to get hired. Second method is the backdoor where you get hired because of your relationship to them. Third method is the referral where you get hired from connections like your friend can introduced you to someone who's looking for a editor. I also learned how to probably send a email for a editing job. Also learn about how to pick my filmmaking price like know how much will your client pay so you wouldn't make your price way under.

Fri. Aug. 5, 2022

Editing Software

I learn how other editors edit their videos, their process from start to finish. There are three main editing software, Adobe Premiere Pro, DaVinci Resolve Studio, and Final Cut Pro. There are free ones like VSDC, Shotcut, Lightworks, and etc. I chose Hitfilm Express for my editing software.

Thu. Aug. 4, 2022

Beginning of Video Editing

I learn what a freelancer is which they pretty much work for themselves. I learn the most common cuts and transitions like clean cut, L cut, J cut, crossing cutting, match cut, smash cut, and etc. I also learn how to probably color grading my videos and the sound like make the sound more smoother.

Wed. Aug. 3, 2022

Coding Games

I learned how to code with Python and JavaScript language. Playing the games that use Python and JavaScript. The games helps me understand how coding works more. Also learn a bit on how to use Node.

Tue. Aug. 2, 2022

Money Management

I learn how to manage my money on what to spend on. I know what to invest for a long term.

Mon. Aug. 1, 2022

Version Control

I learn how to version control using SVN and GIT. You can use those to change your files without getting lost. It's great for historical changes/versions of your files.

Fri. Jul. 29, 2022

Types of Web Hosting

I learn that there are different type of web hosting and they are for different use. Some cost more than others but cheap one don't mean it's good. Types of web hosting like Shared, Reseller, VPS, Dedicated, Cloud, and Managed WordPress hosting.

Thu. Jul. 28, 2022

Web Development

I learn how to create a simple web sites and how web sites and code connect with each other. I learn that there are three type of web developer, front-end, back-end, and a full-stack.

Wed. Jul. 27, 2022

Time and Stress Management 6/26 6/27

I learn how to manage my time and my stress. This is going to be useful throughout my whole life. One way to manage my time is to make a to do list. One way to manage your stress and be happy is to look at the mirror and smile for 10 seconds.

Tue. Jul. 26, 2022

Job Interview 6/25

I learn what to do while I'm being interview either online or in person. I know how to prepare myself to have more chance of getting hired than others. I learn how to perfect my zoom meetings like what to wear, where the camera suppose to be, what I'm wearing, and etc.