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CTO Think

By CTO Think

A pragmatic podcast about leadership, product dev, and tech decisions between two recovering Chief Technology Officers.

  1. 1.
    BLM, White Privilege, Accountability, Guilt, Responsibilities, and Helping06/09/2020
    55:17
  2. 2.
    From Manager/Dev to Non-coding Manager05/19/2020
    31:52
  3. 3.
    Difficult Choices and Hard Conversations03/31/2020
    43:23
  4. 4.
    Improving Visual Communication for Remote Management02/25/2020
    29:56
  5. 5.
    Security Concerns Keep Coming02/11/2020
    34:52
  6. 6.
    Modern Content Management Options01/07/2020
    44:21
  7. 7.
    Automation vs Programming12/17/2019
    41:49
  8. 8.
    Switching to Services11/12/2019
    33:44
  1. 9.
    Is Accessibility a Worthwhile Focus? 10/29/2019
    33:56
  2. 10.
    How Should a CTO Use Their Time?10/01/2019
    32:17
  3. 11.
    Organizational Train Wrecks explained by College Football Dumpster Fires09/10/2019
    38:56
  4. 12.
    Should Startups Avoid Hiring a CTO?08/20/2019
    33:36
  5. 13.
    Authentication: Buy it or Build it?08/06/2019
    46:05
  6. 14.
    2x CTOs talk about 10x developers07/16/2019
    49:14
  7. 15.
    Post-mortem on Randy's Job Search07/09/2019
    54:37
  8. 16.
    Ditching Wordpress vs Free-time Driven Development06/18/2019
    55:45
  9. 17.
    From Hands-on Dev to CTO: Jess Szmajda, CTO of Axios06/04/2019
    44:16
  10. 18.
    Stages of the CTO Lifecycle05/21/2019
    54:07
  11. 19.
    Benefits of Continuous Integration05/07/2019
    41:09
  12. 20.
    Business Metrics and the Lack of Context04/23/2019
    42:37
  13. 21.
    Writing a Job Description for a Non-specific Job04/09/2019
    1:08:03
  14. 22.
    Customer Perspectives and Managing Expectations03/26/2019
    49:09
  15. 23.
    Hiring Good Consultants03/12/2019
    50:39
  16. 24.
    CTO, CIO, CDO, WTH?02/26/2019
    41:29
  17. 25.
    When a Third-Party Service Fails02/12/2019
    46:07
  18. 26.
    Pushing Your Team and Self to the Limits01/29/2019
    1:07:07
  19. 27.
    Setting Goals for your Team01/15/2019
    47:17
  20. 28.
    Brainstorming the Tech, Managed meetup12/31/2018
    1:08:35
  21. 29.
    Kubernetes Exploits, Bernie Madoff, and Minimal Skepticism12/18/2018
    48:53
  22. 30.
    Review of the State of JS Survey12/04/2018
    1:05:49
  23. 31.
    Crossover Episode - The World vs React (Nuff Said)11/20/2018
    30:33
  24. 32.
    Should We Open Source This Code?11/07/2018
    28:53
  25. 33.
    Adventures in Interviewing10/23/2018
    1:10:14
  26. 34.
    Build vs Buy and Disrupting Processes10/09/2018
    40:52
  27. 35.
    Handling Critical Feature Updates09/11/2018
    55:31
  28. 36.
    Elon Musk and Leading Your Team to Burnout08/21/2018
    1:00:47
  29. 37.
    Debating (Angrily) the Responsibility of Cross-platform Support08/14/2018
    1:01:46
  30. 38.
    Betting on Vue JS with Gregg Pollack08/01/2018
    57:48
  31. 39.
    When People Don't Listen to You07/17/2018
    53:59
  32. 40.
    When Everything's Going Wrong07/03/2018
    51:32
  33. 41.
    Stakeholder Types and Working With Them06/26/2018
    1:02:29
  34. 42.
    Thinking About Dependencies06/12/2018
    1:02:40
  35. 43.
    Learning as a Cultural Component with Griffin Caprio06/05/2018
    1:00:17
  36. 44.
    GDPR Pain and Projects Outside Your Expertise05/29/2018
    53:17
  37. 45.
    Compassionate Coding with April Wensel05/22/2018
    36:12
  38. 46.
    Meetings, Schmeetings05/15/2018
    54:38
  39. 47.
    Social Media Side-Effects05/01/2018
    49:34
  40. 48.
    Networking for Introverts04/24/2018
    59:58
  41. 49.
    Choosing a Tech Stack04/17/2018
    1:00:07
  42. 50.
    Identity Heft04/10/2018
    48:40
  43. 51.
    Don't Be Evil-ish?04/03/2018
    52:55
  44. 52.
    Non-Disclosures, Non-Competes, No Way?03/27/2018
    48:15
  45. 53.
    You're so vain, you think in-office work is about you03/20/2018
    59:48
  46. 54.
    Fostering a learning environment with Mark Thompson of Trilogy03/14/2018
    55:42
  47. 55.
    Communicating on a roller coaster of uptime and downtime03/07/2018
    58:59
  48. 56.
    Are code challenges a lazy or legitimate method for hiring developers?02/25/2018
    54:02
  49. 57.
    Skills for a career in tech leadership02/18/2018
    44:17
  50. 58.
    Developer focus is an excuse not to talk, right?02/10/2018
    46:58
  51. 59.
    Your hosting strategy - Choosing from self, managed, cloud, or serverless02/03/2018
    40:37
  52. 60.
    Work-life balance01/27/2018
    39:55
  53. 61.
    Does a tech manager need to code to be effective?01/18/2018
    37:00
  54. 62.
    Antifragile and TDD - What's the value?01/12/2018
    33:48
  55. 63.
    Risk and Exploits - Dealing with Meltdown and Spectre01/05/2018
    42:46
  56. 64.
    Managing tech debt - When best to work on it?01/02/2018
    28:11
  57. 65.
    Hiring developers - Who should I hire to build an app?12/28/2017
    25:10
  58. 66.
    Introducing CTO Think12/23/2017
    4:51

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