Self-Replicating Leadership

There’s a trope going around on LinkedIn that piqued my interest recently. I can’t tell its origins so if anyone knows I’d love to have the attribution. It’s a cartoon of three people standing on top of a mountain, one at the peak, and the other two trailing just behind. The caption reads “You’re not […]

 August 30, 2016
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Recap: Prototypes, Process & Play 2016

The Devmynd team had a chance to check out Prototype, Process, and Play last week. The conference took place at Columbia College and featured 16 speakers. Despite the name, the conference was mainly focused on design leadership. Topic include team building, company culture, ethics, and diversity. Here are just some of the things we learned. […]

 August 23, 2016

DevMynd Obtains Strategic Investment from Motorola Solutions

CHICAGO – August 18, 2016 – DevMynd, a leading-edge digital innovation consulting firm, announced today that it received Series A funding from Motorola Solutions Venture Capital. JC Grubbs, CEO, DevMynd, said the investment opens new collaborative opportunities that include the wave of innovation occurring within public safety and commercial communications. “We couldn’t be happier to […]

 August 18, 2016

Survival Guide for Learning Software Development (When You Don’t Feel Like a Developer)

Given the number of bootcamps in the programming education landscape, there are likely to be a few more people coming to this field without a computer science background, or even the traditional developer temperament. I’ve met film buffs who wanted to learn programming to be able to edit and add effects to their films, designers […]

 August 16, 2016

My Time With DevMynd

I joined DevMynd after multiple failed attempts to bring Sarah Mei in as a consultant at a few of the companies I previously worked for. I admire Sarah’s grasp of the software development process, and really wanted to work alongside her to observe and learn from her. That opportunity presented itself when the healthcare startup I […]

 August 11, 2016