Techtulia

Techtulia

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A social gathering with tech and social overtones. Discussing current affairs in tech in Mexico and the world. Your regular contechtulios are Matt Pasienski and Vidal Gonzalez; we will regularly invite others.


14.Predictions for the Two Thousand and Twenties
Jan 30 • 74 min
Techtulia starts the decade by predicting the future. We get deep into Marxism, space mining, Ecclesiastes, Tacos Juan, and much more.
13. Whats wrong with Mexico’s business culture
Sep 16, 2019 • 58 min
We compare what it’s like to open and run businesses in Mexico, the US and other countries. We single out systemic flaws in the traditional culture in Mexico, and identify the steps necessary to create a high-power innovation economy here.
12.Creative Culture
Sep 1, 2019 • 45 min
Good artists borrow, great artists steal. In this episode we steal Hollywood’s secret for consistent creative success. We examine how our favorite companies look like our favorite movies. Pulp Fiction and Pixar. Avengers and Apple.
11. Building Category Kings vs Better Mousetraps
Aug 9, 2019 • 46 min
Building great products is rarely enough to create lasting companies. In this episode we look at the impact of understanding and owning markets in order to win. Also stick around to the end for BONUS section where we speculate at how companies can…
10.Defending your business with data
Jul 19, 2019 • 40 min
Globalization and the internet have made it easier for competitors to defeat existing businesses. We discuss how data and A.I. can generate sustainable advantages to create new defenses
9.Innovator’s Dilemma: GDL vs SF
Jul 9, 2019 • 42 min
What does it mean to ‘disrupt’ an industry? What can startups do to use their small size as an advantage, and what can big companies do to survive?
8. Observability
May 16, 2019 • 23 min
Long time no Techtulia. In this episode we discuss how, like software systems, many other aspects of the human activity can benefit from observability.
7. Guadalajara, Subscriptions are Lean payments, OKRs and measuring what matters
Mar 6, 2019 • 54 min
In this episode, we decided to take you to three different topics. First we discuss why we think Guadalajara is a great place to live, form community and build technology. We then get onto how Subscriptions are a form of Lean payments. Listen to our Lean…
6. Lean
Jan 2, 2019 • 64 min
Lean! Your techtulios: Matt Pasienski and Vidal Gonzalez, get deep on Lean. What it is in general and how it applies to software development.
5. Platforms
Dec 5, 2018 • 62 min
A platform is what makes Amazon and the Apple store successful. Join us in this discussion on how platforms can power innovation. Here is Steve’s Rant: https://gist.github.com/chitchcock/1281611
4. Creators
Nov 5, 2018 • 42 min
In this episode we discuss how people create companies, content and other things. We have a special guest, Anibal Abarca who joins us in this episode to share his thoughts on podcasting. Don’t forget to check Anibal’s podcast:…
3. The Gig Economy
Oct 2, 2018 • 42 min
In our third episode, we talk about the gig economy. We share our thoughts of what has made many companies successful in this space.
2. Mobility
Sep 5, 2018 • 46 min
In this episode of Techtulia we discuss mobility and the various companies in the space. We examine the many forces in society that must align to solve get people moving without congestion or pollution.
1. Unicorns in Mexico
Jun 6, 2018 • 49 min
The very first episode of Techtulia! We discuss how Mexico would benefit from having its first unicorn.