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Episode 21: Polymaths and Tech with Ben Vandgrift, Dir of Engineering at Skiplist

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Episode 21: Polymaths and Tech with Ben Vandgrift, Dir of Engineering at Skiplist

Today's Guest: Ben Vandgrift, Director of Engineering at Skiplist

Ben is a technologist, problem solver, coffee aficionado, and is always looking for his next adventure. Historically, he’s been a chief executive, director, team lead, software architect, designer, developer, and more recently, author. You might also recognize Ben from his Tedx Talk, “Paths to Polymath” that he gave few years ago.

Written by:

Fahad Shoukat

Episode 20: The Future of Education and New Models with Ryan Holdaway, VP of Outcomes at Lambda School

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Episode 20: The Future of Education and New Models with Ryan Holdaway, VP of Outcomes at Lambda School

Today's Guest: Ryan Holdaway, VP of Outcomes at Lambda School

During this episode, we spoke about the future of education, being scrappy, diversity in tech, entrepreneurship, boot campers, and software development.

Written by:

Fahad Shoukat

Episode 19: Smart Stores, Analytics, and the Future of Retail with Gregg Golembeski CTO at Dor

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Episode 19: Smart Stores, Analytics, and the Future of Retail with Gregg Golembeski CTO at Dor

Today's Guest: Gregg Golembeski, Founding CTO at Dor

Gregg is a software engineer passionate about shaping the architecture of complex systems at a high level. In 2015, he co-founded Dor with Michael Brand.

Written by:

Fahad Shoukat

Episode 1: What is thoughtful software?

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Episode 1: What is thoughtful software?

Billions of dollars a year if not more are lost on software projects that never come to fruition. A staggering amount of value lost for companies, individuals, and our economy. There is a better way. This is thoughtful software.

Written by:

Fahad Shoukat

Episode 2: Thoughtful Software Architecture

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Episode 2: Thoughtful Software Architecture

There is nothing more expensive and wasteful than sending thought-less software to production. In this episode, Andrew and I discuss why the underlying software architecture should never be overlooked. It is critical to your success in scaling and providing a great user experience.

Written by:

Fahad Shoukat

Episode 3: Machine Learning and Data Bias

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Episode 3: Machine Learning and Data Bias

Guest: Chris Stoll, Senior Software Architect, Skiplist

In this episode, Chris Stoll a Sr Software Architect at Skiplist joins Andrew and I to discuss Machine Learning. Both have Masters in Computer Science and tons of experience in this space.

Written by:

Fahad Shoukat

Episode 4: Exponential Technologies - Internet of Things (IoT)

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Episode 4: Exponential Technologies - Internet of Things (IoT)

In this episode Andrew and I talk about my favorite topic, the Internet of things (IoT).

Thinking about an IoT project or working on one? Listen to this episode first

Written by:

Fahad Shoukat

Episode 5: Unusual Journeys and Great Software

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Episode 5: Unusual Journeys and Great Software

Today's guests: Charles Esau, Senior Software Engineer, and Scott Stahl, Software Engineering, at Skiplist.

In this episode, Charles Esau and Scott Stahl, software engineers at Skiplist join us to discuss our unusual journeys and atypical backgrounds and how it helps us build great software

Written by:

Fahad Shoukat

Episode 6: Social Impact, The Town Kitchen with Eric Quick and Jefferson Sevilla

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Episode 6: Social Impact, The Town Kitchen with Eric Quick and Jefferson Sevilla

Today's guests: Eric Quick, CEO, and Jefferson Sevilla, Co-founder, The Town Kitchen

In this episode, we get a chance to speak with the executive team at The Town Kitchen, Jefferson Sevilla (Co-founder) and Eric Quick (CEO). A fantastic discussion to learn more about The Town Kitchen as well the social impact of software.

Written by:

Fahad Shoukat

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