The Live Series Podcast

Amicus

The Live Series (Powered by Amicus Recruitment) is a podcast designed to continue our vision of connecting the tech community for you to share ideas, build knowledge and meet new friends. All of our episodes are relaxed, informal, social experiences, geared to bring people together. By doing this, we believe that by we can add value to tech professionals who want to develop their own skillset and for tech leaders who want to help develop their own teams. read less
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Episodes

Roundtable | The Essence Of Speed: Accelerating Project Delivery
6d ago
Roundtable | The Essence Of Speed: Accelerating Project Delivery
Roundtable | The Essence Of Speed: Accelerating Project Delivery "The Essence Of Speed: Accelerating Project Delivery"   In this latest episode of The Live Series, Jordan hosts a roundtable with industry leaders:   Praveen Cheruvu – Director of Engineering @ Velocity Global Engin Bura Anil – VP of Engineering Michelle Waldorf – Director of Engineering Summary: When taking new products to market, time is against you. It is fundamental to ensure you are getting your deliveries out as quick as possible to stay ahead of the curve. Everything starts small and will expand but, if your competitor beats you to the punch, you’ll struggle to find success.   In this episode, the panel discussed:   ✅ Identifying the fastest way from ignorance to informed ✅ Ensuring you are not working purely on a discovery phase ✅ How to ensure everyone is on board to get your product to market in the fastest fashion ✅ Ways to scale once you do   Amicus help businesses connect with the best Software Engineering, Cloud & DevOps and ERP professionals across US, UK & Europe. We partner with some of the top global brands providing both contract and permanent recruitment solutions when they need us the most.   We are passionate about the tech community and are committed to help drive exposure to these technologies by writing blogs, sharing content, arranging meetups & working on some of the absolute best requirements on the market.   Within every great tech business, are amazingly talented people. Our passion is to connect these people to the organisations who produce some of the best tech products in the world.   Visit our socials or join our Slack channel exclusive for Engineering Leaders here: Slack Channel 👉 https://www.amicusjobs.com/leadersgroup   Check out the how you can get involved in our channel here: https://www.amicusjobs.com/community   🤳🏼 Stay connected! Website 👉 https://www.amicusjobs.com/
Roundtable | Maintaining morale & keeping Engineers motivated
07-05-2024
Roundtable | Maintaining morale & keeping Engineers motivated
“Maintaining morale & keeping Engineers motivated” In this latest episode of The Live Series, Jordan Hayward hosts a roundtable with industry leaders: Santosh Mahendra - Senior Engineering Manager @ Slack Lisa Gumerman - Director of Engineering @ HealthSherpa John Collins - VP of Engineering Amrita Jain - Director of Engineering @ Uber In this episode, the panel discussed: • Challenges faced in the tech industry in the past 18 months • How mass layoffs in the tech industry has affected morale in the industry • How to spot tell-tell signs of low team morale • Strategies to keep morale high in an Engineering team • Is there a correlation between performance & morale? • The importance of goal setting • How often should you be checking in on your team? Amicus help businesses connect with the best Software Engineering, Cloud & DevOps and ERP professionals across US, UK & Europe. We partner with some of the top global brands providing both contract and permanent recruitment solutions when they need us the most. We are passionate about the tech community and are committed to help drive exposure to these technologies by writing blogs, sharing content, arranging meetups & working on some of the absolute best requirements on the market. Within every great tech business, are amazingly talented people. Our passion is to connect these people to the organisations who produce some of the best tech products in the world. Visit our socials or join our Slack channel exclusive for Engineering Leaders here: Slack Channel 👉 https://www.amicusjobs.com/leadersgroup Check out the how you can get involved in our channel here: https://www.amicusjobs.com/community 🤳🏼 Stay connected! Website 👉 https://www.amicusjobs.com/
Episode 45 | Do You Have Psychological Safety at Work?
01-12-2023
Episode 45 | Do You Have Psychological Safety at Work?
In the latest episode of The Live Series Podcast, Heather was joined by Gavin van Lelyveld, consultant at Deconstructing Leadership. This episode covers: 📢 What makes a good leader? 🧠 What does psychological safety look like in a tech team? 🙌 How to instil psychological safety within your team 🤏 How to ensure psychological safety doesn’t lead to complacency ✅ The difference between psychological safety & people pleasing 👊 Should a manager be more passive or assertive? 💯 The best way to manage stakeholder expectations & the most effective way to communicate them to your team 🥇 Challenges when trying to create psychological safety for your team 🔥 Advice for leaders who want to instil psychological safety Check out the how you can get involved in our channel here https://www.amicusjobs.com/community Amicus Recruitment help businesses connect with the best Software Engineering, Cloud & DevOps and ERP professionals across UK, US & Europe. We partner with some of the top global brands providing both contract and permanent recruitment solutions when they need us the most. We are passionate about the tech community and are committed to help drive exposure to these technologies by writing blogs, sharing content, arranging meetups & working on some of the absolute best requirements on the market. Within every great tech business, are amazingly talented people. Our passion is to connect these people to the organisations who produce some of the best tech products in the world. 🤳🏼 Stay connected! Website 👉 https://www.amicusjobs.com/
Roundtable | Relocating For Work
21-11-2023
Roundtable | Relocating For Work
In this latest roundtable from The Live Series, Graeme King hosts industry leaders: Gavin Van Lelyveld - Consultant Marc Zahn - Engineering Manager Daniel Santana - CTO This roundtable covers: 📈 Job market trends in different regions for software engineers 📍 How relocating to a tech hub can impact career growth 📢 Demand for specific programming languages or skills in different locations 🥇 How company culture varies across different locations and organizations 💼 Aligning personal values with the culture of a company 🚨 The impact on work-life balance and remote work policies 💰 The cost of living in potential relocation areas 🌎 Varying compensation packages based on location 🖥 Work-life balance in different regions and how it may affect personal and professional well-being ⚽ Availability of recreational activities, community support 👍 The impact of a supportive work environment on job satisfaction Check out the how you can get involved in our channel here https://www.amicusjobs.com/community Amicus Recruitment help businesses connect with the best Software Engineering, Cloud & DevOps and ERP professionals across UK, US & Europe. We partner with some of the top global brands providing both contract and permanent recruitment solutions when they need us the most. We are passionate about the tech community and are committed to help drive exposure to these technologies by writing blogs, sharing content, arranging meetups & working on some of the absolute best requirements on the market. Within every great tech business, are amazingly talented people. Our passion is to connect these people to the organisations who produce some of the best tech products in the world. 🤳🏼 Stay connected! Website 👉 https://www.amicusjobs.com/