Talking with Tech Leads | Patrick Kua and Suzan Bond | LeadDev Bookmarked

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LeadDev Bookmarked is a monthly book club for engineering leaders. In this second edition, Suzan Bond (Executive Coach and former COO) interviews Patrick Kua (Seasoned Technology Leader and Author, Talking with Tech Leads).

About the book
Talking with Tech Leads is a book for Tech Leads, from Tech Leads. Discover how more than 35 Tech Leads find the delicate balance between the technical and non-technical worlds. Discover the challenges a Tech Lead faces and how to overcome them. You may be surprised by the lessons they have to share.

About Patrick Kua
Patrick is a seasoned technology leader with almost 20 years of experience. His personal passion is accelerating the growth and success of tech organisations and technical leaders. He has had many years of hands-on experience, leading, managing and improving complex organisations and software systems as the CTO and Chief Scientist of N26 (Berlin, Germany) and as a Technical Principal Consultant at ThoughtWorks.

He is a frequent keynote and conference speaker, author of three books including The Retrospective Handbook, Talking with Tech Leads and Building Evolutionary Architectures and runs the free popular newsletter for leaders in tech, “Level Up” and the Tech Lead Academy, offering online training for technical leaders.

You can find him online on Twitter as @PatKua or running his very popular “Tech Lead Skills for Developers” workshop around the world.

About Suzan Bond
Suzan is an executive coach and organizational strategist. A former COO for Travis CI, she coaches technology leaders.



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