Our guest today has reinvented himself by bringing design thinking into technology. Douglas Ferguson has been a CTO and an engineer as well as a software architect and development manager. But today his primary focus is design thinking and design sprint facilitation via his workshop agency Voltage Control.
Today’s episode of CTO Studio is covering a topic near and dear to my heart: habits and practices to successfully woo the masses. And there’s no one who knows more about this topic than our guest Adam Cuppy of Zeal.
Welcome to another episode of CTO Studio! On this show our guests come from many different industries, and today’s guest is from the wealth management world. Vladimir Baranov is the CTO and cofounder of AdvisorEngine, a company which assists financial advisors in several different aspects of the financial consultancy industry.
One of the most common issues CTOs face is time management, it’s something I hear from many of our guests on this show. But someone who can offer insights is Kimeshan Naidoo, CTO of Unibuddy. He’ll tell us about his urgent versus important framework and how he uses time blocks to be more productive.
We all know technology is constantly changing in every industry, but this is especially true in music. So what is it like being a tech leader in the music industry today? Scott Williams of CD Baby is here to tell us.
Both cultural diversity and learning through mistakes are important topics in the tech world. Hiring people from diverse backgrounds can help a company grow in a myriad of ways, and here to tell us what some of those ways are is Meetesh Karia. Meetesh is the CTO of The Zebra, a company that is the equivalent of Kayak to the car insurance space.