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Newsletter #112 : Key attributes of successful tech leaders

CTO Academy deliver tailored leadership skills training and career development services for global tech leaders.  “It’s the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it” – Aristotle  After a one...

Newsletter #111 : The Emotionally Intelligent Issue

CTO Academy deliver tailored leadership skills training and career development services for global tech leaders.  The Emotionally Intelligent Issue Welcome again to our 5-minute Tech Break newsletter and this week we’re going all...

Newsletter #109 : Unwritten Laws and Tacit Knowledge

Unwritten Laws and Tacit KnowledgeHope you’ve had a great week and ready for some weekend R&R.This week’s main article comes from Jim Mortensen and the inspiration he draws from a book that was first published in 1944 (yikes, that’s...

Newsletter #108 : Remote is Coming Home

CTO Academy deliver tailored leadership skills training and career development services for global tech leaders.  Remote is Coming HomeIt’s a delayed newsletter this week, coming to you on a Saturday because … well, to be honest,...

Newsletter #107 : What is Digital Transformation anyway?

It’s that Friday feeling again and another edition of the 5-minute Tech Break .We start with a look into the topic of digital transformation … Much talked about, rarely understood.So it’s good news that our lead article this week was...

Newsletter #106 : The Art of Delegation and How To Let It Go

CTO Academy deliver tailored leadership skills training and career development services for global tech leaders. CTO ACADEMY   Happy Pride Month  Hey everyone, welcome to another 5 Minute Tech Break – coming out slightly later on a Friday...

Newsletter #105 : Accidental CTO and Do What You Want

CTO Academy deliver tailored leadership skills training and career development services for global tech leaders. CTO ACADEMY   Do What You Want To Do Hey everyone, if this pandemic has taught me anything, it’s that you really should be...

Newsletter #104 : Loneliness, Confessions and Tribal Leadership

CTO Academy deliver tailored leadership skills training and career development services for global tech leaders. CTO ACADEMY   Nice to finally meet you … CTO Academy launched in 2019 but it’s only in the last 12 months that we’ve really...

Newsletter #103 : Culture Change and Corporate Culture Survival

CTO Academy deliver tailored leadership skills training and career development services for global tech leaders.   CTO ACADEMY   I made it back to London … Welcome again to our 5 Minute Tech break, a space where you can indulge in topics...