Speakers: Sarah Pressler

  • Sarah Pressler: Beyond Gantt Charts and Dependencies - The Emerging WordPress Project Manager

    Sarah Pressler: Beyond Gantt Charts and Dependencies – The Emerging WordPress Project Manager

    WordCamp US 2015Speaker: Sarah Pressler

    December 12, 2015 — Digital Project Management is one of the fastest growing career fields in tech today. While it doesn’t require the ability to push change to a code base, it does require a high level of technical proficiency. This talk will cover tools and best practices for 21st century digital project management and would be appropriate for a business track.

  • Sarah Pressler: Grow Your Career With WordPress

    Sarah Pressler: Grow Your Career With WordPress

    WordCamp Portland 2015Speaker: Sarah Pressler

    November 22, 2015 — In this session we explore different professional skill sets that are utilized by freelancers, small agencies and large WordPress companies. With an emphasis on investing in the community at large, we will cover how to network your way to the top! (Or, at least …. how to grow your career in WordPress!)

  • Sarah Pressler: So You Want to Work With(In) WordPress?!

    Sarah Pressler: So You Want to Work With(In) WordPress?!

    WordCamp Los Angeles 2015Speaker: Sarah Pressler

    October 7, 2015 — You read through WordPress for Dummies and thought, “I ain’t no dummy! I can do this!” Only to find out – you really didn’t LIKE messing with PHP files and you broke more than you built. But you love WordPress and really want to make a living leveraging your skills within the WordPress economy and/or community. Well, there’s definitely more to building a career in WordPress than stylesheets, hooks, and loops. From part time bloggers to full time CEO’s, WordPress offers a diverse array of options for the budding or seasoned professional. In this session we will explore different professional skill sets that are utilized by freelancers, small agencies and large WordPress companies. With an emphasis on investing in the community at large, we will cover how to network your way to the top! (Or, at least …. how to grow your career in WordPress!) This will be an informative discussion and I will open the floor for questions/comments at the end.