This week we were able to speak with Max Ignatyev, the founder and CTO of sympli.io. Max sheds some light on his experience building his team while still working a demanding day job, his motivation for building the product, what every founder should make sure they know before they expand, and much, much more. Enjoy!
In this episode we spoke to Rebecca Corliss, VP of Marketing for Owl Labs. Rebecca is incredibly positive and inspiring. Her experience as an early member of the Hubspot team, the evolution of her feelings toward working remotely, and her tips on finding and mentorship relationships made this episode an especially interesting one!
In this episode we were fortunate enough to speak to Darren Buckner, CEO and Founder of Workfrom.co. Darren's background is an inspiring and unique one (he was a bouncer in Vegas before teaching himself how to code). He had many lessons and stories to share that will help you on your entrepreneurial or remote work journey!
This week I’m happy to share our conversation with Joel Gascoigne. Joel is the Co Founder and CEO of Buffer, the very popular social media scheduling tool used by hundreds of thousands of businesses. Joel and the Buffer team were one of the earliest adopters of full distributed teams, and have become one of the most well respected SAAS companies in the world.
In this episode we were fortunate enough to talk to Wade Foster - Co-Founder and CEO of Zapier.com. Wade and his team have built a massively popular product that has helped many businesses (including ours) automate many of their processes. We discuss the ongoing process of building a positive and productive company culture, how to be a better manager, his YC experience, early iterations of Zapier and much more. Please enjoy.
This week we're excited to share our conversation with Claire Lew, the CEO of Know Your Team. We learned an incredible amount from Claire about management, remote work, entrepreneurship and much more. Claire is one of the leading voices on how to improve your management skills and become happier at work. You're going to want to take some notes for this one! We certainly did.
This week we had the opportunity to chat with Adda Birnir, Founder and CEO of Skillcrush. We covered a variety of topics including leading a mission driven business, how to hire the right people, technical education resources and much much more. What struck me most about Adda is her passion for the day to day of building a business and her love of constant improvement. I hope you enjoy this half as much as I did!
On today’s podcast, I’m excited to share with you my conversation with Cesar Abeid! Cesar is a Happiness Team Lead at Automattic, the folks behind Wordpress.com. It was fascinating learning about his processes and getting a sneak peak at the internal structure of Automattic -- one of the largest distributed teams in the world. Please Enjoy!
In this episode we talk to Ben Nelson, Co-Founder of Lambda School. Among the wide variety of topics, we discuss the future of education, the story of Lambda School from small code bootcamp beginnings to leading educational resource, building a team, and much much more!
In this episode we talk to Gonçalo Silva, the CTO of Doist -- the company behind the popular communications app Twist and the productivity app Todoist. We get into hiring, focused work and building the future you want to work in! I hope you enjoy this conversation as much as I did.
This week it was our pleasure to talk to Field Marketing Extraordinaire, Design Evangelist and long time remote worker -- Max Lind! Max has extensive experience in design and creative work for some incredible teams.
In this wide ranging conversation we discuss his career in design and growth, the progression of Dribbble as an online community and tips for hiring and managing remote workers in a high performing environment.