CTO.coffee is a podcast series, where I chat with varying guests about the people side of technology and developing software, preferably while having a coffee together.
You like talking about the human side of technology? I’d love to talk to you then, do reach out and let’s have a chat.
Episode 05 - "Engineering Management" with Marcus Blankenship
Marcus Blankenship, long-time management and leadership coach, agreed to join me for a chat about Engineering Management. About 'management as a profession and leadership as a skill' and to discuss the shift in Engineering Management over the last years, what this new or not-so-new kind of Engineering Management is, what it's practices are and some opinions and pointers where it's coming from.
Episode 04 - "Career Growth Frameworks" with David Morgantini
This time David Morgantini joined me for a chat about engineering ladders and career growth frameworks. David is currently building SkillsMap, a company focused on creating tools that reduce the cost of creating a growth culture in organizations.
Episode 03 - "Developer Relations and Community" with Felicitas Kugland
Felicitas Kugland joined me for a chat. Feli is a Principal Product Engineer at an agency. And while that title sounds like you've heard it before at other companies, Feli and her employer are interpreting that position in a very interesting way. Besides working on client projects, Feli's is effectively working as a Developer Relations person, as one of the first in the company, and as such is also building the meaning of Developer Relations for the company.
Episode 02 - "1on1s" with Christian Uhl
A chat with Christian Uhl about the why, what and how of 1on1s, the practice of two people (usually a manager and their direct reports) meeting regularly for various reasons.
Episode 01 - "On interviewing" with Raimo Radczewski
A relaxed chat about interviewing with Raimo Radczewski, Freelance Software Developer and Coach from Berlin.