Progression Podcast

15 EpisodesProduced by ProgressionWebsite

As tech teams we're great at designing and building products and experiences that people love. But one thing that we still can't do effectively is design our own careers.With the help of regular contributors and special guests, we dig into why that is, tackling questions around managing vs making, m… read more

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#15: Inside Progression with Jonny and Neil – teamwork, a new feature and biscuit reviews

September 6th, 2019

38:23

Hey friends! It's been a while...

We're having a mini-break from regular episodes for the summer, but to celebrate Neil officially joining the team …

#14: Todd Zaki Warfel (Leadership coach, Design Career Index report) on frameworks and job satisfaction

July 9th, 2019

1:17:12

Todd is a Design leader, leadership coach and lifelong learner. He recently released findings from a survey of over 800 design teams globally, with a focus on career growth and team health.

We dive into his findings- …

#13: Sana Rao (Twitter, Deliveroo) on life changes, sponsorship and scaling design teams through change

June 13th, 2019

1:19:23

Sana Rao was born in India, educated at the School of Visual Arts in NYC and spent 4 years at Twitter designing a bunch of the mobile experience we …

#12: Peter Merholz (Adaptive Path, Org Design for Design Orgs) on org design and ethics

May 28th, 2019

1:14:12

In this twelfth episode of the Progression Podcast I'm chatting to Peter Merholz, co-founder of Adaptive Path, long time speaker and blogger on …

#11: Braden Kowitz (Google Ventures, Range) on co-creating the Design Sprint, becoming a founder and his design journey

May 7th, 2019

38:39

In this episode I'm talking to Braden Kowitz, an SF based designer and founder.

Braden's work has been hugely impactful on how we design today …

#10: Jasmine Friedl (Intercom) on having a deliberate career and overcoming challenges

April 24th, 2019

36:26

Jasmine Friedl is now Director of Design at Intercom in San Francisco, but has had an interesting, varied career, learning her trade at Facebook before some time at Udacity amongst others. 

We talked about deliberately …

#9: Kevin Goldsmith on the Spotify model and rolling out progression at scale

April 2nd, 2019

1:07:31

Back in January I chatted to Kevin Goldsmith, a very experienced technical leader with background at companies including Microsoft, Adobe, Spotify …

#8: Mills (ustwo) on having to change to stay the same

February 26th, 2019

55:51

Mills is kind of a legend of the London product and agency scene and co-founder and cultural hub of ustwo, the company behind (amongst others) the …

#7: Designing your design career, with Jonny and Austin

January 29th, 2019

38:43

First podcast of the year! Took long enough...

Jonny and Austin chat about their upcoming workshop – a collaboration with General Assembly – for …

#6: Jason Mesut on Online Mistakes and Designer Shapes

December 5th, 2018

44:31

This week I'm on the pod with Jason Mesut, designer and mapper of design skills. We get into both his work over the last decade in mapping the shapes …

#5: Lauren Currie and Bud Caddell on making work fair

November 14th, 2018

53:41

This week I chatted to Lauren Currie OBE, a service designer, blogger, passionate advocate of social issues, and managing director of NOBL here in the UK, as well as Bud Caddell, the founder of the California based …

#4: Jonny and Austin chitchat

October 15th, 2018

43:14

Alongside talking to leaders in design and careers, I'll be spending some episodes coming back to fine people like Austin Keeble to talk through ongoing progress of our projects and challenges that we see in the broader …

#3: Jen Dary on Becoming a Manager and Taking a Break

October 10th, 2018

39:16

This episode, I'm chatting to Jen Dary, a leadership coach, workshop organiser, writer and card-maker from California. Jen runs Plucky, a company focused on helping companies and their people create happier workplaces. …

#2: Andy Budd on Ownership and UX titles

October 1st, 2018

1:02:45

I take this episode to chat to Andy Budd, founder of design agency Clearleft, outspoken social media presence and organiser of several design conferences here in the UK.

We talk about issues with designer titles, …

Episode 1: Minimum Viable Podcast

September 4th, 2018

54:17

In the first ever episode, I'm joined by fantastic designer and design educator Austin Keeble, for discussion on design progression, levelling and expectations at work.

Among other things I ask Austin for feedback on the …

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