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Technology Meets Management

Technology Meets Management

By Lennard Hermann
If you're an ambitious professional or manager at a technology company, this show is made for you. Technology Meets Management provides interviews with inspiring leaders from tech companies, who share their insights on how professionals and managers must act to boost results and happiness in a technology-oriented work environment. Every other week, host Lennard, who works at the intersection of technology and management himself, is on a mission to get valuable and practical advice from the show's guests to fine-tune management in technology driven teams and companies.
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006 - Basics and specifics of one-on-one-meetings in technical environments: Adam Axelrod
One-on-ones are a powerful tool increase a teams performance and well-being, but executing them correctly is not that easy. Adam Axelrod has many years of experience in successfully conducting one-on-ones. In this episode, he is sharing his knowledge to empower us to conduct great one-on-ones. Lennard on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/lennardhermann/ TMM on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/technology-meets-management Contact TMM: https://www.lennardhermann.com The Effective Engineering Manager Podcast: https://www.effectiveem.com/welcome-to-the-effective-engineering-manager-podcast/ Enjoyed the show? Help me to buy better equipment by becoming a patreon: https://www.patreon.com/LennardHermann
25:30
September 21, 2021
005 - Mastering the stepwise transition from tech expert to tech expert manager: Dr. Arkadi Zikin
Masterin the transition from tech expert to tech manager is difficult and there are many mistakes to avoid. Dr. Arkadi Zikin mastered this transition twice. In this episode, he is sharing his insights with us. Lennard on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/lennardhermann/ TMM on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/technology-meets-management Contact TMM: https://www.lennardhermann.com Enjoyed the show? Help me to buy better equipment by becoming a patreon: https://www.patreon.com/LennardHermann
20:35
September 7, 2021
004 - Defining a technology strategy and ensuring its execution: Matthew Sinclair
A great technology strategy is crucial for the success of any technology company, but a great strategy isn't worth anything if it is not properly executing. In this episode, Matthew Sinclair gives us a lesson on how to define a great technology strategy and how to ensure that the strategy is executing correctly. Lennard on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/lennardhermann/ TMM on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/technology-meets-management Contact TMM: https://www.lennardhermann.com Get in touch with Matt via hello@matthewsinclair.com Matt's blog: https://matthewsinclair.com/ Recommended books: "Good Strategy / Bad Strategy" by Richard Rummelt; "An Elegant Puzzle" by Will Larson; "Everyone Lies to a Leader" by Jade Rubick Enjoyed the show? Help me to buy better equipment by becoming a patreon: https://www.patreon.com/LennardHermann
27:60
August 24, 2021
003 - Leading technical projects or teams without direct authority: Will Ferry
Leading technical projects and teams without direct authority is particularly difficult, since you do not have the power to clear your team member's schedules or set their priorities. In this episode, we're talking to Will Ferry, who has more than a decade of experience in managing technical projects and teams. Will holds a Ph.D. in mechanical engineering from the University of British Columbia, he worked in many technical and management roles for Pratt & Whitney Canada, and now he is a manager for test operations at Genesis Robotics & Motion Technologies.  Lennard on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/lennardhermann/ TMM on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/technology-meets-management Contact TMM: https://www.lennardhermann.com Enjoyed the show? Help me to buy better equipment by becoming a patreon: https://www.patreon.com/LennardHermann
23:23
August 10, 2021
002 - Communicating technical subjects across different management levels: Cecilia Carbonelli
Communicating technical subjects across different management levels is particularly difficult for many reasons. How much technical information should be included? Will they understand? Will they be bored? What should I focus on? Mastering to pick the right communication strategy when presenting or discussing technical topics is crucial for your team's and your success. In this episode, Cecilia Carbonelli explains what you need to consider to find the right communication strategy and how you can coach you reports to be better communicators as well. Cecilia holds a PhD in information engineering, worked for Qualcomm and Intel an now is a senior principal system and algorithm architect and Infineon.  Lennard on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/lennardhermann/ TMM on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/technology-meets-management Contact TMM: https://www.lennardhermann.com Enjoyed the show? Help me to buy better equipment by becoming a patreon: https://www.patreon.com/LennardHermann
25:07
July 13, 2021
001 - Giving and receiving feedback in technical teams: Zod Mehr
In this episode, Zod Mehr, who is the Chief Supply Chain Officer at Kreatize GmbH, talks about the dos don'ts when giving and receiving feedback in technical teams. Giving and receiving feedback is critical for being a good leader and it becomes even more challenging when working in technical teams. Zod previously worked for Dell, Uber and Apple and shares his experience and learnings with us.  Lennard on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/lennardhermann/ TMM on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/technology-meets-management Contact TMM: https://www.lennardhermann.com Enjoyed the show? Help me to buy better equipment by becoming a patreon: https://www.patreon.com/LennardHermann
23:46
July 13, 2021
000 - All you need to know about the Technology Meets Management Podcast
This episode covers all important information about the Technology Meets Management Podcast. It is described what the podcast is about, who should listen to it and why. In addition, some background information about the podcast's host Lennard is given.  Lennard on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/lennardhermann/ TMM on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/technology-meets-management Contact TMM: https://www.lennardhermann.com Enjoyed the show? Help me to buy better equipment by becoming a patreon: https://www.patreon.com/LennardHermann
07:37
July 13, 2021