Daily Stand-up May 15, 2019

Humpday Edition: Daily Stand Up!

Janice @Janice


That extra nudge of accountability to achieve even a small step on your IH journey each day.

To join in:

01 Share your epic (a big chunk of work with a meaty objective) you'd like to complete by the end of May.

02 Share what you accomplished yesterday.

03 Share what you commit to accomplishing today.

04 Comment on at least one fellow hacker's progress and give them an IH Point for their check in.


05 Share your Work In Progress to underscore your accomplishments.

Then tune in the tomorrow to share how you did on your own tasks!


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    2019 Goals

    • [Magnus Rush] 50 Interactive Podcasts Created by Podcast hosts: (5/50) 10%
    • [Magnus Rush] 12k MAU for the App: (65/12k)
    • [Announcr] Build prototype and try to sell it to a customer

    May Goals

    • [Magnus Rush] Automate podcast outbound emails based on user activity: 100% Complete
    • [Magnus Rush] Invite 30 podcasts to the platform: 4/30 Done
    • [Announcr] Validate business interest with 10 survey responses/interviews: 4/10
    • [Announcr] Sign one customer for a paid pilot: 0/1
    • [Announcr] Prototype Consumer App for live demos: 67% Complete
    • [Announcr] Prototype Location Client App for live demos: 67% Complete


    • [Announcr] Revised customer demo script, didn't get to the updated video or sounds


    • [Announcr] Make an updated demo video and blast it out to the Twitter world
    • [Announcr] Add SoundFX and Ambient Music

    @Harlem for working on getting off of Heroku


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      (Laughing!) Are you not a fan? Or just not a fan of the high costs?

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        AWS Credits are nice :)

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    May Goals: Get testers for each project

    Yesterday: Got the backend setup and connected to stripe

    Today: I cleaned up some of the UI and got it all kinda working. Need to still set up the domain.

    WIP: Where's My Art - https://wheresmyart-ec3dc.web.app/

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      Hello, @chazie9! It's been a second! How have you been?

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        Hey its been going. Lots of ups and downs lol Makers Part List is mostly dead, so I'm trying some out some new ideas. Luckily I've built them much quicker.

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    1. Would love to create "channels" by the end of May to allow for categorized "dids"
    2. Yesterday I decided to draft up a
    3. Today I commit to sharing my project.
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    Launch Naminator, Bianna, and Dating site by end of 2019. Have at least one of them gain traction.


    • Chores took up most of the day - but managed to do some tests on ways to improve the name generation for Naminator. Wrote another script to generate training data over night.


    • Hopefully get to work on implementing some of the ideas for improving the name generation.

    WIP: https://naminator.io

    Kudos: @harlem for working 40 hours in addition to full time work. Seriously, wtf.

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      (Laughing!) Let's just say that I'm highly motivated! Curios what you use for training? And have you thought about incorporating the 22 Immutable Laws of Branding...

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        I don't think any of those can be translated to code :P. Mostly its a large dataset of words that I built training data from.

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    By end of 2019

    5K MR ($2,814.24 of $5,000 - $0 from Jeanius | $2,796.34 from Hair Mogul | $18 from Happy Endings)

    By end of May

    • [Hair Mogul] Create 6 of 13 modules for online course. (2 of 6 created)
    • [Jeanius] Add second VA.
    • [Jeanius] Add 16 posts of content. (3 of 16 published)


    • [Hair Mogul] Write script for Module 4. (F*ck this is a lot of work.)


    • [Hair Mogul] Record modules 2 and 4.
    • [Hair Mogul] Finish financial model for Module 2.
    • [Happy Endings - Bonus] Review responses to migrate back end to AWS.
    • [Hair Mogul - Bonus] Create resources page.
    • [Jeanius] Turn over tickets assigned to me re Influencer posts.

    KUDOS: @davey for the Twitter blast! Do please share the video!

    WIP: Jeanius, Hair Mogul, Happy Endings

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      Cool idea, very timely given the data science job market! Good luck!

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      Are you also doing some marketing for your idea while writing out the course? Since you have a landing page up, etc.