Are you empowering your development team enough? Bridging business goals with technical execution as a CTO

Published by Alex Olivier on September 20, 2023

The full article is available on HackerNoon - read it here.

How do CTOs and Development Leads align the diverging worlds of business strategy and technical development? In today's complex business environment, your role as a CTO transcends simple code management; you are tasked with selecting the proper tools and methodologies, enhancing Developer Experience (DX) - a concept focusing on the ease with which developers can work with tools or platforms, and ensuring that the technical roadmap complements business objectives.

Here are a few things to consider to ensure a successful alignment between the technological landscape and the business goals.

Align Development with Business Goals

The first step in ensuring seamless collaboration between business and development is identifying and understanding the common goals. One of the most illustrative examples of this collaboration is the process of implementing authorization in an application. In this case, the rules, policies, and controls defined in business terms must be translated into application code, requiring solid tooling to cover all scenarios and edge cases.

The full article is available on HackerNoon - read it here.


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