Mike Couvillion

CTO at Kazoo HR

Podcast – Episode 85:
Turning Teams into Efficient Platoons

How to align teams through proper leadership

CTOs are naturally curious creatures, and some of them have unconventional journeys to becoming tech leaders. In this episode, we have Mike Couvillion, CTO at Kazoo HR, who is, and get this – a fighter pilot turned CTO. We can dive deep into the ‘how’ and ‘why’ and tell it all, but truth be told, you can hear it from the man himself by just clicking ‘Play’.

Responsibility and ownership of decisions in teams is all down to one aspect – clarity. If you’re clear with what you want and what you need, you’ll have a team that will follow you anywhere.

Key takeaways from the podcast: 

  • Tech leaders should be skilled in the financial and business aspects of a business, not just the tech 
  • How the military actually has aspects of Agile methodology, which can help grow businesses and teams 
  • How hiring A-players will get you A-paying clients 

TLDR: Straight to the point
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