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CTO Connection Podcast

By Peter Bell

If you run an engineering organization, connect with and learn from your peers at CTO Connection - the premier community for senior software engineering leaders. Learn from the experiences of successful engineering leaders at fast-growth tech startups. Whether you want to learn more about hiring, motivating, or managing an engineering team, the CTO Connection podcast is a great resource for learning from your peers! Our podcast and weekly newsletter provide you with access to hard-won wisdom from top engineering leaders and associated experts. And join our summit series (online or in-person) to share problems and get answers. Learn more about CTO Connection and their virtual summits at https://www.ctoconnection.com/

  1. 1.
    Using Data Science to Deliver Tangible Business Outcomes with Ian Wong10/08/2020
    44:12
  2. 2.
    API-First Companies with Paolo Negri10/01/2020
    36:27
  3. 3.
    Globally Distributed Teams vs. Remote Teams with Gustavo Niemeyer09/24/2020
    41:55
  4. 4.
    Why Building for Flexibility is the New Paradigm with Julien Lemoine09/17/2020
    37:40
  5. 5.
    Building Robust Commerce Platforms with Justin Dean09/10/2020
    53:33
  6. 6.
    Effective Mentorship in Early Stage Startups with Rob De Feo09/03/2020
    39:53
  7. 7.
    Attracting Great Talent with Ashish Aggarwal08/27/2020
    40:21
  8. 8.
    Why Customer Centricity is Key to Company Culture with Raj Sethuraman08/20/2020
    36:40
  1. 9.
    Growing Individuals on Your Team with Greg Thomas08/13/2020
    36:14
  2. 10.
    Improving Communication between CEOs and CTOs with David Subar08/06/2020
    34:45
  3. 11.
    Building a Team of 10x Engineers with Fleming Shi07/30/2020
    32:58
  4. 12.
    How to Build a Data Science Team with Jon Morra07/23/2020
    35:33
  5. 13.
    What Does a VP of Engineering Do With Alexandra Paredes07/16/2020
    33:17
  6. 14.
    Tackling Burnout as a CTO with Andy Skipper07/09/2020
    36:04
  7. 15.
    Managing Technical Debt with James Smith07/02/2020
    41:56
  8. 16.
    How to Enact Change Within a Company with Andrew Fawcett06/25/2020
    33:49
  9. 17.
    Using Engineering Metrics in a Healthy Way with Dalia Havens06/18/2020
    33:06
  10. 18.
    A Playbook for Starting a Startup with Bob Friday06/11/2020
    37:04
  11. 19.
    From Private Company to IPO: Managing through Transformation with Rachana Kumar05/28/2020
    38:26
  12. 20.
    Continuous Learning in Engineering with Kwame Thomison05/21/2020
    34:12
  13. 21.
    Remote Programming During a Pandemic with Kaj van de Loo05/14/2020
    35:53
  14. 22.
    Multiplayer Design and the Future of Work with Kunal Anand05/07/2020
    47:31
  15. 23.
    How to Hire 100 Engineers in a Year with Cat Miller04/30/2020
    32:18
  16. 24.
    10 Mantras for Productive Meetings with Douglas Ferguson04/23/2020
    43:14
  17. 25.
    Moving to a Cloud Native Architecture with Tolga Tarhan04/16/2020
    33:19
  18. 26.
    Chaos Engineering with Kolton Andrus04/09/2020
    33:13
  19. 27.
    How to Interview Candidates Remotely with Shannon Hogue04/02/2020
    28:11
  20. 28.
    Building and Managing Fully Remote Teams with David Blair03/26/2020
    29:55
  21. 29.
    Making Better Decisions with Denise Iglesias03/19/2020
    31:57
  22. 30.
    Creating a Successful Labs Program with RC Johnson03/12/2020
    37:08
  23. 31.
    Giving Effective Feedback with Chelsea Troy03/05/2020
    36:41
  24. 32.
    How to Build an Inclusive Culture with James Turnbull02/27/2020
    33:02
  25. 33.
    Creating Inclusive Workplaces with Joann Anderson02/20/2020
    29:21
  26. 34.
    Breaking Codes, Designing Jets, and Building Teams with Randy Shoup02/13/2020
    29:06
  27. 35.
    Creating a Better Product using Tactical Empathy with Andrea Goulet02/06/2020
    30:19
  28. 36.
    Cultivating Cross-Functional Teams with Cai GoGwilt01/30/2020
    39:14
  29. 37.
    Balancing Coding and Management with Dhruba Borthakur01/23/2020
    44:04
  30. 38.
    Trust, Delegation and Managing Managers with Raghavendra Prabhu01/16/2020
    31:11
  31. 39.
    Balancing Engineering Craft with Customer and Company Needs with Ryan Graciano01/09/2020
    31:46
  32. 40.
    Challenges Facing CTOs of Large Organizations with David Schwartz of Ripple01/02/2020
    27:59
  33. 41.
    How to Build a Culture of Security with Nick Streaker12/26/2019
    39:38
  34. 42.
    From Engineer to General Manager with Mike Reust12/19/2019
    30:25
  35. 43.
    Engineering Apprenticeships and Ongoing Education with Andy Britcliffe12/12/2019
    29:07
  36. 44.
    Transforming Education Through Technology with James Kenigsberg12/05/2019
    31:39
  37. 45.
    The Importance of Technical Due Diligence with Jason Mongue11/28/2019
    23:23
  38. 46.
    Managing Large Remote Teams with Asana’s Prashant Pandey11/21/2019
    37:38
  39. 47.
    Balancing Delight and Metrics in Product Design with Adam Nash11/14/2019
    33:36
  40. 48.
    Staying Immersed in Technology as a Tech Leader with Hector Aguilar11/07/2019
    34:24
  41. 49.
    Setting Up Infrastructure to Scale with Adam Miller11/01/2019
    28:01
  42. 50.
    Investing in Your People Pays Dividends with Scott Parker07/18/2019
    17:20
  43. 51.
    Learning and Developing as an Engineering Leader with Stacy Gorelik06/28/2019
    23:50
  44. 52.
    Attracting and Developing Engineering Talent with Johnny Austin, Engineering Director @ Mapbox06/22/2019
    28:00
  45. 53.
    Engineering Team Cohesion at Scale with Han Yuan, SVP of Engineering @ Upwork05/24/2019
    33:12
  46. 54.
    Building a truly global engineering team with Rebecca Parsons, CTO @ ThoughtWorks05/11/2019
    32:16
  47. 55.
    Creative Product Delivery at Scale with Colin Bodell, CTO @ Groupon04/25/2019
    19:28
  48. 56.
    Scaling Leadership in a Growing Tech Organization with Nick Caldwell, Chief Product Officer @ Looker04/12/2019
    25:43
  49. 57.
    Welcome to the CTO Connection Podcast!03/07/2019
    1:30
  50. 58.
    Gitcoin — Grow Open Source w. Kevin Owocki / Changelog02/01/2018
    1:17:30
  51. 59.
    Optimize Your Learning Velocity w. Scott Carleton, Andela01/01/2018
    42:58
  52. 60.
    Blockchain is like Sriracha. It’s delicious on everything — Clay Collins & Nick Gauthier of Nomics.com12/01/2017
    42:39
  53. 61.
    Hire for Vigilance & Excellent Practical Judgement — Quin Hoxie w. Swiftype11/01/2017
    35:12
  54. 62.
    Sustaining Open Source w. Eric Berry, CodeSponsor.io10/23/2017
    33:30
  55. 63.
    Blockchain Nerdery w. Matt Walters & Rhys Lindmark10/01/2017
    47:47
  56. 64.
    The primacy of the network & Web 3.0 — Vince Horn & Ryan Oelke of CryptoMind09/03/2017
    1:04:56
  57. 65.
    The Ethereum Ecosystem w. Raine Revere, Lead Architect at Prism09/01/2017
    38:35
  58. 66.
    Ch-ch-changes (Announcements)08/03/2017
    12:56
  59. 67.
    People First Organizations w. Dave Zwieback07/27/2017
    36:58
  60. 68.
    Bootstrapped Developers07/20/2017
    55:10
  61. 69.
    How to CTO w. Kathy Keating07/13/2017
    15:12
  62. 70.
    How to CTO w. Ed Johnson07/06/2017
    17:10
  63. 71.
    How to CTO w. Nick Cheever06/29/2017
    17:46
  64. 72.
    Boulder Startup Week 2017 Dev War Stories06/22/2017
    22:40
  65. 73.
    How to CTO with Andy Pai, Full Contact06/15/2017
    12:37
  66. 74.
    AI, Automation, Jobs & The Economy w. Jeff Rose of ThinkTopic06/08/2017
    41:21
  67. 75.
    Programmable Money w. Piper Merriam06/01/2017
    39:19
  68. 76.
    Crypto and the Law with EFA Colorado05/25/2017
    1:05:01
  69. 77.
    Understanding People is a Superpower; @rands, VP Engineering at Slack05/18/2017
    40:12
  70. 78.
    Engineering Values Roundup05/11/2017
    15:45
  71. 79.
    Great Engineering War Stories05/04/2017
    23:15
  72. 80.
    Your Startup is a Pirate Ship w. Jack Dietrich & Ryan VanMiddlesworth04/27/2017
    32:57
  73. 81.
    Advancing Your Career is like Playing Great Chess w. Chris McAvoy04/20/2017
    45:38
  74. 82.
    Reinventing the Organization w. Dan Kador, CTO of Keen.io04/13/2017
    50:44
  75. 83.
    Optimize Your Learning Velocity w. Scott Carleton, Andela04/06/2017
    42:58
  76. 84.
    Building for Massive Scale w. Tim Jenkins, CTO of SendGrid03/30/2017
    34:22
  77. 85.
    Find a Niche and Be The Best w. Courtland Allen of IndieHackers.com03/23/2017
    40:50
  78. 86.
    People First Organizations w. Dave Zwieback03/16/2017
    36:58
  79. 87.
    Mission Driven Tech w. Zack Bomsta, Owlet03/09/2017
    37:12
  80. 88.
    Scaling the Rocket Ship w. Julia Austin of DigitalOcean03/02/2017
    43:45
  81. 89.
    Understanding People is a Superpower; @rands, VP Engineering at Slack02/23/2017
    40:12
  82. 90.
    From Startup CTO to Acquired by Google — Anant Jhingran, CTO @Apigee02/16/2017
    39:32
  83. 91.
    From Zero to Sphero w. Ian Bernstein, CTO @Sphero02/09/2017
    1:01:30
  84. 92.
    Reinventing the Organization w. Dan Kador, CTO of Keen.io02/02/2017
    50:44
  85. 93.
    Building for Massive Scale w. Tim Jenkins, CTO of SendGrid01/26/2017
    34:22
  86. 94.
    Cross-Training with Sales & Marketing w/ Patrick McKenzie (@patio11)01/19/2017
    46:07
  87. 95.
    Bend the Learning Curve by Consistently Putting Yourself into a Place You’re Uncomfortable — Kathy Keating01/12/2017
    42:49
  88. 96.
    Hire Engineers that are Smarter Than You Are w. Jud Valeski01/05/2017
    44:21
  89. 97.
    Engineering Values Roundup12/29/2016
    15:45
  90. 98.
    Advancing Your Career is like Playing Great Chess w. Chris McAvoy12/22/2016
    45:38
  91. 99.
    Great Engineering War Stories12/15/2016
    23:15
  92. 100.
    Building Successful Distributed Teams – Gevorg Hovsepyan12/08/2016
    40:33
  93. 101.
    Rethinking Education from First Principles w. Manuel Mattke12/01/2016
    41:14
  94. 102.
    Quantifying Engineering w. Travis Kimmel of Gitprime11/24/2016
    29:57
  95. 103.
    Scaling the Rocket Ship w. Julia Austin of DigitalOcean11/17/2016
    43:45
  96. 104.
    Web Security for Startup CTOs w. Andrew Useckas11/10/2016
    35:44
  97. 105.
    Building Teams that create Customer Success w. Ingrid Alongi11/03/2016
    41:30
  98. 106.
    ZCash ($ZEC) – A blockchain for Privacy with Zooko Wilcox10/28/2016
    17:04
  99. 107.
    Crossing the Chasm w. Brandon Purcell10/27/2016
    45:17

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