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Dec 15, 2017

What's it like to work at one of the largest tech companies in the world, Cisco, then be in the first 10 at Metamarkets, a high-growth tech startup? To co-create a successful open source time series database, Druid, and then co-found and become CEO of a Valley-based, venture-backed startup, Imply, that is building and...


Dec 4, 2017

In this episode we are joined by Andrew Marsh, for a lively and intense conversation about his 15 years in gaming and why he left the industry to co-found engineering interviewing platform interviewing.io. Andrew wanted to co-found a business that scales by serving its customers needs, which he felt was no longer...


Nov 27, 2017

In this episode we are joined by Aaron Boyd for some entertaining nostalgia about what high-flying DotCom consultancies told their clients, and more serious insights about how to manage successful teams and, especially, how to build successful teams by hiring high-performing, high-character team members. After...


Nov 20, 2017

In this episode we are joined by Vijay Parikh, Lead Engineer at smart home automation startup Keen Home Inc. Vijay shares his unique perspective on the burgeoning new market for smart home devices and other consumer hardware, a perspective based in part on a previous long stint in his career working on parking garage...


Nov 13, 2017

In this episode we are joined by Hayden Cacace, Director of Product Engineering at Nvstr, and former gaming startup co-founder. This is a really fun episode in which a unified theory of living, learning, understanding and gaming emerges from Hayden’s active mind and enthusiastic conversation. Hayden talks about...