Thinking aloud

Why hire an internet-era CTO? What will they actually do?

This post is part 1 of a series. At the start of the summer, we published a reading list for Internet-era CTOs. A lot of my work at Public Digital is about helping our clients understand what an internet-era CTO is, what skills and experience they should have, and how to hire one. I decided to write down some of the essentials, which we're going to publish over the next few weeks as a series of blog posts. — James Stewart James...
Thinking aloud

A summer reading list for Internet-era CTOs

While guest editing last week’s issue of our newsletter, I posted a summer reading list for Internet-era CTOs. It seemed to go down well with newsletter readers, so we thought it might be nice to re-post it on the blog today. Things were a little quieter in the PD office this week, now that the school summer holidays have started. On the assumption that you’ll have some time to sit somewhere comfortable and read a book this summer, here’s the reading list. Books (There’s...