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Focus on What Matters - CTO Academy

Diary of an Accidental CTO: The Art of Context Switching

As a CTO there's multiple projects to juggle with on a day-to-day basis so you need to master the art ... Read more
Are You a Thermometer or a Thermostat? - CTO Academy

Are you a Thermostat or a Thermometer?

An article exploring the difference between thermostats and thermometers and how it applies to leadership and the teams we lead
Business Startup - CTO Academy

What does a Startup CTO do anyway?

CTO jobs are pretty nebulous at best, what a CTO does is ill defined and never well understood, we're lots ... Read more
Lightbulb Moment - CTO Academy

Creativity : It’s What Makes Us Shine

Creativity has helped many people through the pandemic but what's the science behind when that creative moment arrives?
Accidental CTOs Can Be Bad For Your Wealth

Early Stage CTOs … Can Be Bad For Your Wealth

CTO Academy looks at why leadership training and support is particularly important for tech leaders in fast growth companies.
Thinking About Your Group - CTO Academy

How Our Hiring Strategy Changed, When We Went For Growth

Back in 2012, I started a two-man agency in Manchester with aspirations of becoming the goto company for helping SMEs ... Read more

Meet the Team: Owen Evans

Owen is based in New Zealand and has been a tech leader for more than a decade and for 6 ... Read more

Meet the Team : Jim Mortensen

Jim is a highly experienced tech leader with extensive business achievements over a wide range of domains and particular expertise ... Read more

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