6 Mistakes You Should Avoid In Your Tech Leadership Career

6 Mistakes You Should Avoid In Your Tech Leadership Career Tech Leader Tags: careerCTOmistakesteamTechtech leadership August 11, 20218 min read 0 I have been a manager for more than 15 years at technology companies, and I´ve been lucky enough to make all those mistakes that should not be made as a manager. I say lucky […]

Why should CTOs train their tech teams today?

Why should CTOs train their tech teams today? CTOnews Tags: tech teams 2 de June de 20218 min read 0 Most tech leaders view training as a key investment short/long term.But in moments of high growth i.e. after series A, the question is: are they prioritizing it properly? First…Why is leadership important in tech teams? “Leaders […]

Dear CTO, remote will change your company forever

Dear CTO, remote will change your company forever Lidr CTO Tags: COMPANYCTOCTO'Stech teams 4 de May de 202110 min read 0 It’s the new cool kid on the block. Everyone is talking about it. Everyone wants it, at least partially. Before COVID-19, all of us had some friends working remotely. Some of them were contractors. […]

Tips for your CTO Interview, from a CTO Recruiter

Let’s set the scene – you’re a CTO. You’re being interviewed for that potential dream role. If you’re being interviewed by anybody worth their salt during the recruitment process you will be asked questions that are designed to get you thinking, and quite often to catch you out.

The art of communicating in a Tech environment

The art of communicating in a Tech environment Lidr CTO 3 de March de 20219 min read 0 Many studies have revealed a strong correlation between productivity and developers’ happiness (see Chapter 10 of this book for multiple references). Despite this, in my experience many companies do not prioritize key initiatives that go in this […]

The best meeting is the one we don’t have

The best meeting is the one we don’t have Lidr CTO 15 de February de 20218 min read 0 Beginning of December 2020, I wrote an article with a slightly provocative title “The best meeting is the one we don’t have” I wrote this article thinking about every individual at a company following a workshop […]

Hackers and Scientists

Hackers and Scientists Lidr CTO 5 de January de 20217 min read 0 In May 2003, Paul Graham (founder of YCombinator) published one of his most famous essays, “Hackers and Painters”: “Hacking and painting have a lot in common. In fact, of all the different types of people I’ve known, hackers and painters are among […]

Artificial Human

Artificial Human Lidr CTO 23 de December de 20207 min read 0 Attracting and retaining talent is not an easy task for companies, especially considering the “cruising speed” that technological innovation has taken, as well as the great benefits of this for increasing productivity and creativity in companies. But here I will talk about a […]

3 underestimated things in engineering organizations

3 underestimated things in engineering organizations Lidr CTO 23 de December de 20209 min read 0 Many studies have revealed a strong correlation between productivity and developers’ happiness (see Chapter 10 of this book for multiple references). Despite this, in my experience many companies do not prioritize key initiatives that go in this direction. To […]

2020 is undoubtedly a year to lead!

2020 is undoubtedly a year to lead! ÁLVARO MOYA 23 de December de 20207 min read 0 This year, for sure, apart from marking history, is marking our present as few events have done before. The global emergency COVID-19 has made us change (and so fast!). Certainly, it is a context in which the word […]