Episode 36 | Benjamin Schneider on Advocating Mental Health Within Your Team
VP of Engineering & CTO
In the latest episode of The Live Series Podcast, Heather was joined by VP of Engineering & CTO Benjamin Schneider.
Benjamin brings a wealth of passion and experience to this episode and shares his insight into the many ways you can advocate mental health and worllife balance for yourself as a leader and for your tech team.
In this episode, the pair discuss:
📆 Benjamin's experience so far
🚀 Getting into leadership
🤯 What things a leader should consider when hiring for their tech team
⌛ Implementing a healthy work/life balance for your team
✔ How to retain your own work/life balance
🧠 How a leader should approach the mental health of individuals in their team
🙌 How a tech leader improve and maintain their own mental health
🙏 How climbing the ladder in tech affects someone’s mental health
📢 What leaders can do to avoid imposter syndrome as they climb the ladder
🧠 How the mental health of a tech leader compares to other industries
🔥 Advice for those who want to be a leader in tech