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Giant Robots Smashing Into Other Giant Robots

By thoughtbot

A podcast about the design, development, and business of great software. Each week thoughtbot's Chad Pytel (CEO) and Lindsey Christensen (CMO) are joined by the people who build and nurture the products we love.

  1. 1.
    356: Start From the Beginning (Scott Miller)02/24/2020
    46:39
  2. 2.
    355: The New Hospitality (Maria Loughlin)02/17/2020
    35:24
  3. 3.
    354: Securing Opportunity (Shelly Bell)02/10/2020
    36:11
  4. 4.
    353: Built off of Hustle (Ashlee Ammons & Kerry Schrader)02/03/2020
    45:04
  5. 5.
    352: How Stories Are Told (Matt Daniels)01/27/2020
    39:50
  6. 6.
    351: The Forecast Calls For Goals01/21/2020
    37:50
  7. 7.
    350: Beyond Transit (Tiffany Chu)01/13/2020
    31:51
  8. 8.
    349: Better Information (Lokesh Dani)01/06/2020
    34:11
  1. 9.
    348: Tailor to the Experience (Karen Rubin)12/30/2019
    44:49
  2. 10.
    347: Deliver Better Services (Robin Carnahan)12/09/2019
    29:05
  3. 11.
    346: Empower Users (Geoff DiMasi)12/02/2019
    41:04
  4. 12.
    345: Conviction in the Problem (Alex Cornell)11/25/2019
    43:03
  5. 13.
    344: Facilitating Innovation (Heather Ames)11/18/2019
    32:25
  6. 14.
    343: A True Movement (Pariss Athena)11/04/2019
    27:45
  7. 15.
    342: The People Stuff (Jennifer Dary)10/28/2019
    45:19
  8. 16.
    341: From Survival to Growth (David Kaplan)10/21/2019
    36:40
  9. 17.
    340: Accessible, Ethical, Inclusive (Cat Noone)10/14/2019
    32:06
  10. 18.
    339: Process Goals (Andrew Steele)10/07/2019
    38:16
  11. 19.
    338: Automating SaaS (Bryan Helmig)09/30/2019
    39:53
  12. 20.
    337: Outcomes, Not Outputs (Adam Scroggin)09/23/2019
    42:18
  13. 21.
    336: There's No Manual (Chris Coyier)09/16/2019
    40:36
  14. 22.
    335: Discipline & Creativity (Jonathan Cutrell)09/09/2019
    30:52
  15. 23.
    334: Preserve and Extend (Devon Zuegel)09/02/2019
    41:23
  16. 24.
    333: Do Fewer Things Better (Matt Massicotte)08/26/2019
    38:21
  17. 25.
    332: Grow to Accommodate (Jordan Berke)08/19/2019
    33:04
  18. 26.
    331: Deep Industry Expertise (Courtney & Tye Caldwell)08/12/2019
    50:37
  19. 27.
    330: There's So Much Potential (Tess Posner)08/05/2019
    41:20
  20. 28.
    329: The Detail Stuff (Jon Werner)07/29/2019
    52:41
  21. 29.
    328: Reliability First (Rob Zuber)07/22/2019
    41:59
  22. 30.
    327: Lead By Listening (Kate Brigham)07/08/2019
    45:24
  23. 31.
    326: Building the Whole Landscape (Morgan Evans)07/01/2019
    43:00
  24. 32.
    325: Wallet-Power (Vanessa Bruce)06/24/2019
    40:44
  25. 33.
    324: Tap the Market (Karyl Fowler)06/17/2019
    47:54
  26. 34.
    323: Mission Focused (Kristy Wallace)06/10/2019
    39:02
  27. 35.
    322: Measure Equity (Paloma Medina)05/28/2019
    43:01
  28. 36.
    321: Building a Marketplace (Stefania Mallett)05/20/2019
    46:17
  29. 37.
    320: Lead Through Collaboration (Harold Hughes)05/13/2019
    43:55
  30. 38.
    319: Beyond Purpose (Bruce Daisley)05/07/2019
    39:33
  31. 39.
    318: Scaling With People (Chris Sullens)04/29/2019
    39:35
  32. 40.
    317: About Fulfillment (Ben Furber)04/23/2019
    1:11:13
  33. 41.
    316: A Completely Orthogonal Skillset (Lara Hogan)04/15/2019
    40:42
  34. 42.
    315: I'm Not a CPA, I Just Play One On Podcasts (Scott Orn)04/08/2019
    42:40
  35. 43.
    314: Streamlined and Thoughtful (Chelsea Moore)04/01/2019
    36:43
  36. 44.
    313: I Just Want to Get There (Art Papas)03/25/2019
    31:02
  37. 45.
    312: Seeking Strengths (Gareth Burrowes)03/18/2019
    38:52
  38. 46.
    311: Serving Serverless (Erica Windisch)03/11/2019
    39:03
  39. 47.
    310: Have a Slide For That (Alec Stern)03/04/2019
    42:31
  40. 48.
    309: Slow is Smooth, Smooth is Fast (Jamie Howard)02/25/2019
    27:53
  41. 49.
    308: Technology is Everywhere (Siobhan Green)02/18/2019
    35:25
  42. 50.
    307: Win in the Long Term (Mike McDerment)02/11/2019
    34:40
  43. 51.
    306: 306: Solving a Specific Problem (Ellen Chisa)02/04/2019
    26:45
  44. 52.
    305: You're Never Done (Ben McRedmond)01/28/2019
    28:48
  45. 53.
    304: Intentional Soul-Searching (Natalie Nagele)01/21/2019
    46:05
  46. 54.
    303: Building Something Special (Margaret McKenna)01/14/2019
    28:32
  47. 55.
    302: What Stage Are We In? (Sam Clemens)01/07/2019
    40:50
  48. 56.
    301: Projection & Prediction (Aatish Salvi)12/10/2018
    39:59
  49. 57.
    300: More Useable Information (Jennifer Lum)12/03/2018
    30:56
  50. 58.
    299: High-Touch (Millie Blackwell)11/26/2018
    36:42
  51. 59.
    298: Doing Right is Scalable (DJ Patil)11/15/2018
    47:10
  52. 60.
    297: Go Deep (David Kloba & Rob Meinhardt)11/06/2018
    49:31
  53. 61.
    296: Stay Close to Your Users (Andrew Bialecki)10/30/2018
    52:36
  54. 62.
    295: Follow Your Passion (Jonathan Kim)10/24/2018
    41:41
  55. 63.
    294: From a Place of Sharing (Chris Toomey)10/18/2018
    30:08
  56. 64.
    293: Advertising as a Service (Sandra Richter)10/10/2018
    44:23
  57. 65.
    292: MVP-ing the Sales Process (Lindsey Christensen)10/02/2018
    47:20
  58. 66.
    291: Intrapreneurial Streak (Heena Purohit)09/25/2018
    42:05
  59. 67.
    290: Usage Native (Mike Trotzke)09/11/2018
    36:20
  60. 68.
    289: Capture Community Early (Jameson Toole)09/03/2018
    35:38
  61. 69.
    288: Pursuing Customer Delight (Yoav Shapira)08/27/2018
    51:25
  62. 70.
    287: Disruptive, Exponentially-Innovative, 10x Videos (Sarah Cooper)08/20/2018
    30:19
  63. 71.
    286: A Million Boxes at a Time (Stephan Ango)08/14/2018
    47:37
  64. 72.
    285: Deep Counting (Jerry Talton)08/06/2018
    47:52
  65. 73.
    284: Bringing Vision to Robots (Clara Vu)07/23/2018
    41:29
  66. 74.
    283: Overcoming Awkward Data (Joe Ferris)07/16/2018
    41:14
  67. 75.
    282: Robot as a Platform (Tim Enwall)07/02/2018
    38:28
  68. 76.
    281: Reconnecting With Development (Robby Russell)06/25/2018
    49:33
  69. 77.
    280: Design at the Program Layer (Greg Storey)06/18/2018
    47:19
  70. 78.
    279: Building a Lifelong Brand (Alex Friedman)06/11/2018
    24:53
  71. 79.
    278: The 'Lights On' Moment (Sam Moorhouse)06/04/2018
    28:04
  72. 80.
    277: How Do We Work Together? (Michael Sheeley)05/28/2018
    53:26
  73. 81.
    276: Enable and Serve (Chris Heivly)05/22/2018
    47:31
  74. 82.
    275: Galvanizing Focus (Paul English)05/14/2018
    43:00
  75. 83.
    274: Providing Value (Ram V. Iyer)05/08/2018
    37:11
  76. 84.
    273: Showcase Your Value (Nilan Peiris)04/30/2018
    31:17
  77. 85.
    272: Grown-Up App Development (Dermot Daly)04/23/2018
    36:26
  78. 86.
    271: Being a Good Manager (Camille Fournier)04/17/2018
    40:32
  79. 87.
    270: How's Work Lately? (Jennifer Dary)04/10/2018
    48:54
  80. 88.
    269: Human to Human Connection (David Cancel)04/03/2018
    45:02
  81. 89.
    268: Present and Effective (Adam Marchick)03/27/2018
    34:15
  82. 90.
    267: Familiar With the Market (Sara Tateno)03/19/2018
    31:01
  83. 91.
    266: Destination Driven (Ernesto Moreno)03/13/2018
    35:38
  84. 92.
    265: Loosening My Hold (Tracy Osborn)03/05/2018
    38:05
  85. 93.
    264: Having a Realistic Mindset (Allen Pike)02/27/2018
    40:48
  86. 94.
    263: The Stuff of Science Fiction (George Brocklehurst)02/19/2018
    22:46
  87. 95.
    262: The Thought Behind the Bot02/12/2018
    57:06
  88. 96.
    261: A Human Future (Pamela Pavliscak)02/05/2018
    35:55
  89. 97.
    260: Treating Yourself Like a Business (Andrew Carroll)01/29/2018
    39:23
  90. 98.
    259: Carve Your Own Story (Curtis Herbert)01/22/2018
    43:14
  91. 99.
    258: Doing it on Principle (Max Seelemann)01/15/2018
    39:04
  92. 100.
    257: Mapping the World For Parents (Anne Halsall)01/08/2018
    42:45
  93. 101.
    256: Stay Hungry, Stay Learning (Hosted by Alan Wick)12/18/2017
    47:35
  94. 102.
    255: Solving the Whole Problem (Maria Parker)12/04/2017
    41:29
  95. 103.
    254: Product and Vision (Chris Savage & Brendan Schwartz)11/20/2017
    44:13
  96. 104.
    253: iPads For Camp (Aleen Simms)11/03/2017
    27:22
  97. 105.
    252: Strategic Foresight (Amy Webb)10/24/2017
    39:57
  98. 106.
    251: More Than Just Pretty Pictures (Jarrod Drysdale)10/09/2017
    40:53
  99. 107.
    250: The Internet of Payments (Anders Brownworth)09/26/2017
    35:43
  100. 108.
    249: The Business of Buying (Thomas Smale)09/12/2017
    37:12
  101. 109.
    248: Crossing the Chasm (Geoffrey A. Moore)08/28/2017
    39:32
  102. 110.
    247: The Developer’s Path (Laurie Young)08/15/2017
    35:31
  103. 111.
    246: Becoming the 'Yes' Person (Sara Chipps)07/28/2017
    40:22
  104. 112.
    245: F is for Feelings (Gregg Pollack)07/13/2017
    55:45
  105. 113.
    244: A Fork in the Road (Seth Godin)07/04/2017
    32:50
  106. 114.
    243: Mostly Local (Mike McKenna)06/27/2017
    36:45
  107. 115.
    242: Too Dressed Up For The Internet (Kim Goulbourne)06/19/2017
    24:22
  108. 116.
    241: I Don’t Like Talking to Computers (Nick Charlton)06/07/2017
    1:02:14
  109. 117.
    240: Handing Over the Reins06/05/2017
    55:38
  110. 118.
    239: Change is in the Air05/29/2017
    35:51
  111. 119.
    238: The Graph is Beautiful05/22/2017
    19:51
  112. 120.
    237: Steve Jobs Used Slides04/29/2017
    34:13
  113. 121.
    236: Care For Customer Support (Spencer Fry)04/22/2017
    37:38
  114. 122.
    235: Meta Talk Process04/12/2017
    31:01
  115. 123.
    234: Secret Features04/05/2017
    29:46
  116. 124.
    233: Insert Mode is the Worst Mode03/27/2017
    27:34
  117. 125.
    232: Don't Be Boring03/22/2017
    27:24
  118. 126.
    231: Who Likes Using Ugly Software?03/14/2017
    33:01
  119. 127.
    230: Sales Through Education (Anna Jacobsen)03/06/2017
    32:55
  120. 128.
    229: We Need More Counters02/27/2017
    33:33
  121. 129.
    228: Start in Beginner Mode02/20/2017
    24:59
  122. 130.
    227: We Don't Do Fractional Pennies02/13/2017
    30:26
  123. 131.
    226: There Are So Many Edge-Cases02/06/2017
    22:44
  124. 132.
    225: Abuse the Sunk-Cost Fallacy01/30/2017
    31:43
  125. 133.
    224: Sharpen Your Saw01/23/2017
    33:17
  126. 134.
    223: Work Deterrent System01/09/2017
    25:12
  127. 135.
    222: Honesty Bait12/19/2016
    30:20
  128. 136.
    221: Power in Mimicry12/12/2016
    35:02
  129. 137.
    220: Goin' Legit (For 2017)12/06/2016
    33:30
  130. 138.
    219: Rails' Sidekick (Mike Perham)11/28/2016
    31:20
  131. 139.
    218: A Spark of Inspiration11/21/2016
    35:37
  132. 140.
    217: The Object Object Object11/14/2016
    50:51
  133. 141.
    216: The One With Laila & Brenda11/07/2016
    38:54
  134. 142.
    215: SaaS is a Marathon, Not a Sprint10/31/2016
    37:11
  135. 143.
    214: My Cat is VP of Marketing (Nick Gauthier)10/24/2016
    42:52
  136. 144.
    213: Madness Free10/17/2016
    40:59
  137. 145.
    212: Good Enough, Namaste10/10/2016
    38:23
  138. 146.
    211: Battle Hardened Over Time10/03/2016
    39:45
  139. 147.
    210: s/Walden/Andover09/26/2016
    32:19
  140. 148.
    209: Playlist Driven Development09/19/2016
    33:54
  141. 149.
    208: Efficiency Starts With a Haircut09/12/2016
    40:02
  142. 150.
    207: Database & Queue are Dirty Words (Derrick Reimer)09/06/2016
    33:21
  143. 151.
    206: I'm Glad We Talked About This (Chad Pytel)08/22/2016
    47:13
  144. 152.
    205: Bottling Calm08/08/2016
    42:59
  145. 153.
    204: Disinclined, For Simplicity's Sake08/01/2016
    56:55
  146. 154.
    203: Worry Beads on Business Chains07/25/2016
    45:57
  147. 155.
    202: A Full 36007/18/2016
    41:17
  148. 156.
    201: The Difficulty is in Focusing07/11/2016
    48:34
  149. 157.
    200: Summertime Sadness07/04/2016
    46:29
  150. 158.
    199: Heartening Frustration06/27/2016
    51:22
  151. 159.
    198: Nailing Down the Why06/20/2016
    45:28
  152. 160.
    197: An Engine That Throws Off Money06/13/2016
    1:08:44
  153. 161.
    196: Anecdotal Driven Development05/30/2016
    49:52
  154. 162.
    195: The Storm Before the Calm05/23/2016
    1:07:04
  155. 163.
    194: Changing Your Internet Home05/16/2016
    49:00
  156. 164.
    193: This Episode Has Been Brought to You By the Letter 'S'05/09/2016
    45:19
  157. 165.
    192: The High End of Reasonable05/02/2016
    50:55
  158. 166.
    191: I've Done it Once, I'm an Expert04/25/2016
    47:14
  159. 167.
    190: An Unkempt Backlog04/19/2016
    55:33
  160. 168.
    189: Swimming Against a Stream of Complexity04/11/2016
    48:35
  161. 169.
    188: I Have a Spreadsheet!04/04/2016
    45:34
  162. 170.
    187: Missed You!03/28/2016
    54:20
  163. 171.
    186: Learning Through Experimentation (Ryan Buckley)03/14/2016
    37:12
  164. 172.
    185: The Funnel is Just the Beginning (Lincoln Murphy)03/07/2016
    30:12
  165. 173.
    184: I Love You, Businesses!02/29/2016
    50:41
  166. 174.
    183: Embarrassing Trailing White-Space02/22/2016
    49:22
  167. 175.
    182: The Weight of Javascript02/15/2016
    49:15
  168. 176.
    181: Tying Your Work to Impact (Brian Balfour)02/08/2016
    42:12
  169. 177.
    180: We Don't Deal With Paper02/01/2016
    48:03
  170. 178.
    179: It's Tough to Iterate on Nothing01/25/2016
    58:32
  171. 179.
    178: No-one Wants Form End-Points for Christmas01/18/2016
    1:05:28
  172. 180.
    177: I Forgot There Would Be Follow-On Tasks01/11/2016
    52:47
  173. 181.
    176: The Pricing is Right01/04/2016
    54:34
  174. 182.
    175: Broaden Your Worldview (Ashe Dryden)12/21/2015
    30:04
  175. 183.
    174: Building Character (Laura Roeder)12/14/2015
    29:43
  176. 184.
    173: Obsessed With Helping (Hiten Shah)12/07/2015
    30:28
  177. 185.
    172: Go After the Hard Stuff (Eric Normand)12/01/2015
    41:27
  178. 186.
    171: Always Be Hustling (Steli Efti)11/23/2015
    37:39
  179. 187.
    170: Make Things People Want (C. Todd Lombardo & Trace Wax)11/09/2015
    39:38
  180. 188.
    169: Purpose Driven Development (Sara Chipps)11/05/2015
    36:02
  181. 189.
    168: 'Unpronounceable' (Star Simpson)10/27/2015
    31:52
  182. 190.
    167: A Place For Both (Brenda Storer)10/12/2015
    36:46
  183. 191.
    166: Refactoring Health Care (John Norman)10/05/2015
    40:13
  184. 192.
    165: Everyone's Welcome Here (Adam Stacoviak & Jerod Santo)09/28/2015
    43:05
  185. 193.
    164: Transcribing at 260 wpm (Mirabai Knight)09/21/2015
    36:50
  186. 194.
    163: Play is the Best Way to Learn (Nadia Odunayo)09/14/2015
    31:37
  187. 195.
    162: Literal Giant Robots (Brinkley Warren)09/08/2015
    23:25
  188. 196.
    161: Listen to Your Users (Jules Coleman)08/31/2015
    28:38
  189. 197.
    160: Unfollowing the Leader (Drew Neil)08/26/2015
    30:49
  190. 198.
    159: Falling Out of Love With Haskell (Mike Burns)08/17/2015
    23:02
  191. 199.
    158: Producing...Stuff (Thom Obarski)08/10/2015
    31:04
  192. 200.
    157: Between Frustration and Enlightenment (Tom Stuart)08/03/2015
    46:17

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