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Band of Coders Show

Dec 23, 2019

We’re focusing on the infamous lone wolf archetype in today’s episode, and how one engineer (Mat Weiss) was able to realize how a team-centered approach to this leadership would have his team succeeding in the best way possible. If you’ve had problems relying on your team, asking for help, understanding...


Dec 16, 2019

Today’s episode we’re focusing on understanding our end-users in a smarter way. As leaders, we do our best to know who we’re building these products for, however, our guest today, Roberto Gutierrez wants to give us a deeper look into how our products are potentially being used and how we can do a better job at...


Dec 2, 2019

How can tech leaders ‘push-back’ on an idea or deadline in a way that is productive and helpful for their project outcome? This episode is broken down into three parts – Tony Cassara brings us through specific examples of pushing-back with project deadlines, communication in code reviews, and why push-back is...


Nov 18, 2019

What does it take to become a valuable "Unicorn" in the tech industry? Today's guest is Pia Malika, a coder/designer and new marketing enthusiast. Her and I talk about becoming a Unicorn in the tech world, so what’s a Unicorn, you ask? — It’s someone who has double or triple talents that make them VERY valuable to...


Oct 28, 2019

Today we’ve got Tony Cassara on the show talking about what it takes to be a world class leader when you’re leading a team towards a tight deadline, in Tony’s case, launching a new feature in only one quarter. We cover topics such as proper milestone planning, delegating things to your team, all the way to making...