The secrets to success in the CTO role

Including guest features from Pure Storage & Prosper Marketplace

CTO Survival Guide

This guide explores some of the critical success factors and common pitfalls associated with the CTO position. We'll take a look at the full life cycle of a CTO's journey - from things you should ask before you accept a position, advice on how to hit the ground running in the first 30/60/90 days, through to some of the key skills you need to focus in on to become a more effective in role. This guide is for technology leaders but it's driven by insight from technology leaders in the shape of  Nasos Topakas (CTO at Prosper Marketplace) and Andrew Stone (CTO at Pure Storage), who will share some of the secrets to their success.

This report includes:

  • 5 questions to ask before taking a CTO position
  • The most common mistakes a CTO can make
  • How to hit the ground running in your first 30/60/90 days
  • The key traits of highly effective CTO's