Episodes

Dec. 15, 2020

22 - Open Source for Enterprise Innovation with Jay Garcia

How can digital innovation occur within the enterprise? And how does open source play into that? Jay Garcia knows best.

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Dec. 8, 2020

21 - Slack joins Salesforce: The Platform is the Feature

Slack gets bought by Salesforce for $27.7B. There's more behind this transaction with the history of corporate messaging going ba…

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Dec. 1, 2020

20 - New Elements of Digital Transformation, Homesnap acquired, Email…

This week Ken reviews an article from MIT Sloan on The New Elements of Digital Transformation, CoStar acquiring Homesnap, Walmart…

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Nov. 24, 2020

19 - The Cloud Era, App Store Small Business Program, Digital Transfo…

This week Ken reviews an article from Greylock Partners on The Evolution of Cloud, OpenPhone launching v3.0 with a Series A raise…

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Nov. 17, 2020

18 - Digital vs. Digital Transformation

Digital does not always equal digital transformation. The difference relates to the scale and scope, as well as the number of peo…

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Nov. 10, 2020

17 - Forging a Better SDLC: Grgur Grisogono from Modus Create

How does open source impact all stages of the software development lifecycle (SDLC)? What are the approaches to migrating legacy …

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Nov. 3, 2020

16 - Creating Brand Affinity: Kyle Washburn from Wistia

People don't buy from corporations and they don't support organizations. People buy because of emotion and they support the cause…

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Oct. 27, 2020

15 - Digital Innovation in Retail & Fashion

How do you apply digital transformation and innovation to fashion and retail? In this briefing, Ken provides a rundown based on h…

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Oct. 20, 2020

14 - From Side Hustle to Startup: Donald Boone from BoxedUp

How do you go from side hustle to startup? Further, how do you balance a full-time job at a place like Amazon, a marriage, and ki…

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Oct. 15, 2020

13 - It's My Take: Stop Tracking Everything

We track everything from our steps, finances, and fingernail clippings today. It's gotten out of control. And it has to stop.

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Oct. 6, 2020

12 - Your Business Operating System: Camilla Velasquez from Justworks

Ken and Camilla Velasquez, SVP, discuss how technology and product decisions have helped co-employers like Justworks bridge the g…

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Sept. 29, 2020

11 - Don't Get Interrupted Playing Racquetball: Neil Manvar from Sent…

On this week's episode of Sync, Ken and Solutions Engineering Manager Neil Manvar discuss how application monitoring and error tr…

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Sept. 22, 2020

10 - Building Better Products: Cassandra Gamm and Jono Loeser from Mi…

In 2020, seamless, data-driven digital experiences are more critical than ever in driving growth and retention. This week, Ken ch…

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Sept. 15, 2020

9 - Uniting a Fragmented Ecosystem: Eric Stein from Branch

As the modern mobile ecosystem becomes more and more fragmented, so does tracking attribution and creating great, seamless user e…

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Sept. 8, 2020

8 - The Evolution of UX: Megan Balaguer from Savvy

In this episode, Ken and Megan Balaguer, Lead UX Designer at Savvy, discuss all things user experience. From flashbacks (and nigh…

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Sept. 1, 2020

7 - Making Sense of Customer Data Overload: Joey Malysz from Segment

Ken and Joey Malysz, Head of Channel Partnerships from Segment, do a deep dive into creating a streamlined "golden record" of cus…

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Aug. 25, 2020

6 - The Comeback of Fun in Visual Design: Michael Flarup from Apply P…

Ken and well-known designer Michael Flarup discuss everything from skeuomorphism to macOS 11 Big Sur, bringing back fun in visual…

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Aug. 18, 2020

5 - Building Good Design Practices: Harold Emsheimer from Overcommitt…

Ken and Harold Emsheimer, Principal at Overcommitted, discuss how to build confidence through strong visual design, remote work t…

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Aug. 11, 2020

4 - Tools & Productivity: Shawn Blanc from Blanc Media

Shawn Blanc, founder of Tools and Toys, The Sweet Setup and more, talks about productivity and tools, and how he achieves purpose…

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Aug. 4, 2020

3 - Apple and the Death of IDFA: John Koetsier from Forbes

John Koetsier, Senior Contributor at Forbes, discusses the bombshell Apple dropped when announcing the death of IDFA in iOS 14 an…

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July 21, 2020

2 - Better Location Data Infrastructure: Coby Berman from Radar

Coby Berman, Co-Founder of Radar.io, discusses how to improve the customer experience and implement better location data infrastr…

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July 7, 2020

1 - Simplifying In-App Subscriptions: David Barnard from RevenueCat

A discussion with developer advocate David Barnard to discuss how RevenueCat simplifies the puzzle of implementing native in-app …

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