Episode 188: Tom Tong, Steve Acho, Tech Innovations, Changing Careers

Episode 188: Tom Tong, Steve Acho, Tech Innovations, Changing Careers


We had a great, informative episode Monday night as we were joined by Tom Tong and Steve Acho to talk through everything from technology innovations to changing careers, the energy around the tech scene in Detroit and dealing with recruiters, and more.  Lots of great info in here, so listen in…

You can find Steve’s book at https://www.amazon.com/Technology-Recruiting-Broken-What-about-ebook/dp/B00U80A7I2/

Tom can be found on LinkedIn

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David Phillips is the geek that’s been pushed into management roles over the span of his career. He’s been a helpdesk jockey, a team lead, a systems architect and even a Vice President over the course of his more than 20 years in information technology for a variety of industries. He’s been profiled by CNN’s Money Magazine for his work with the group, as well as being a regular speaker for the Michigan Shifting Gears program, winning 2013’s “Outstanding Contributor for the Transformation of Careers and Lives”. The views and opinions expressed here are solely in his own, and relate to IT in the D only.


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