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Let us see where it goes (005) – Technologist Aligning to Business – Podcast

In this podcast a technologist and a product manager talk about:
• Technologist’s alignment to business

00:00 The fifth podcast
01:23 On being a Technologist
02:46 Full-stack developers
06:15 Alignment in startups
8:33 CX and EX
9:50 On being a Technologist
25:55 Making the shift: #1 Talk to the business folks
29:25 Making the shift: #2 Know where the money comes from
31:52 Making the shift: #3 Learn from other functions within an org
34:40 Challenge for Enterprises – Losing staff to Tech Companies
42:58 Enterprises are fighting back
47:06 Behaviors than just skills
49:41 Future topics

Notes & Mentions:
• We use the term ProMa as short for Product Management
• Office Space –
• Ace Ventura –
• The Matrix –
• Nerdy from Jurassic Park –
• Field of Dreams –

• Views expressed are our own and do not necessarily reflect that of our employer
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• Sachin Dharmapurikar:


Dinker Charak

Dinker has over a decade of experience in building products across diverse domains such as Industrial Automation, Home Automation, Operating Systems, High Energy Particle Physics, Embedded Systems, Online Video Advertising, Messaging, K-12 education and Private Banking. He also founded Gungroo Software. He books '#ProMa: Product Management Tools, Methods & Some Off-the-wall Ideas' and 'The Neutrinos Are Coming and Other Stories' are available globally. He also manages, an Indian Sci-fi portal.