Giant Robots Smashing Into Other Giant Robots

About the show

A podcast about the design, development, and business of great software. Each week thoughtbot's Chad Pytel (CEO) and Lindsey Christensen (CMO) are joined by the people who build and nurture the products we love.

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  • 105: Use Your Info-magination (Marc-AndrĂ© Cournoyer)

    June 29th, 2014  |  Season 3  |  32 mins 32 secs

    Ben welcomes Marc-André Cournoyer of Coded Inc. to discuss self-marketing and sustaining info-product platforms.

  • 104: Maintaining The Meat Machines (Adam Wiggins)

    June 22nd, 2014  |  Season 3  |  40 mins 30 secs

    On this weeks Giant Robots Ben welcomes Adam Wiggins, Heroku co-founder and former CTO, to join as more of a guest host than guest. They discuss team size/structure, project scalability, the benefits of working abroad & self-maintenance best practices.

  • 103: Consulting the Consultants (Adam Wathan, Chris Keithlin)

    June 15th, 2014  |  Season 3  |  36 mins 30 secs

    Giant Robots welcome Adam & Chris of Vehikl who inquire about project selection / scheduling, portfolio building & customer-facing.

  • 102: Put It Out To The World (Peter Cooper)

    June 8th, 2014  |  Season 3  |  28 mins 21 secs

    Ben sits down with Peter Cooper, of Cooper Press, on his evolution from blogger to published author and publisher.

  • 101: Developing Skills (Alex Fox, Jatin Bhandari)

    June 1st, 2014  |  Season 3  |  38 mins 48 secs

    Ben is joined by Alex & Jatin, recent graduates of the first thoughtbot / Metis Ruby on Rails Bootcamp, to talk about the process, experience and feedback on their path to becoming junior developers.