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Newsletter #99 : Context Switching and FLOW

CTO Academy deliver tailored leadership skills training and career development services for global tech leaders. CTO ACADEMY  Another week, Another product launch Another busy week for us here at CTO Academy and frankly, I’m not sure...

Newsletter #98 : ThermoSTARTING to Act and Hard Things

CTO Academy deliver tailored leadership skills training and career development services for global tech leaders. CTO ACADEMY   There is more to Albuquerque than Breaking Bad Welcome again to the CTO Academy newsletter and thanks...

Newsletter #97 : CTO Start-Up 101 our Robin Hood CEO

CTO Academy deliver tailored leadership skills training and career development services for global tech leaders.  CTO ACADEMY   The risk of losing control When you give a team member carte blanche to be creative, you have to accept the...

Newsletter #96 : Tribes, Masterclass and Hello Bianca

CTO Academy deliver tailored leadership skills training and career development services for global tech leaders. CTO ACADEMY   It’s all change … Welcome to Bianca who joined the marketing team and immediately felt it was time to...

Newsletter #95 : CTO Academy Tribes, Early Hire CTO’s

 CTO ACADEMY  Happy Fathers Day (here in Spain!)  Happy Friday everyone.It’s Fathers day for me in Madrid and a public holiday as well, so this newsletter intro will be my final task of the week.This week our main...

Newsletter #93 : Effective Hiring and Other Superpowers

Welcome to the “5 Minute Tech Break” Great article from one of our US based coaches who looks at effective hiring strategies for technical teams.We include some articles that interested us think week and it's motivational video time with...

Newsletter #92 : Return of the Accidental CTO

CTO ACADEMY  That Friday Feeling AgainWelcome again to the “5 Minute Tech Break”, hope you had a terrific week.This week we welcome back our resident Accidental CTO blogger, reflect on a presentation with the school of code and curate you...

Newsletter #91 : Managing Negative Team Members

CTO ACADEMY  How was it for you?Welcome everyone to our weekly “5 Minute Tech Break”.Main article this week looked at the tricky problem of Managing Negative Team Members but we also take a look on Early Adopters, OKRs and a...