Daniel myers

The Importance of an Entrepreneurial Mindset for Engineers

Daniel Myers
Developer Advocate at Google

Daniel Myers is a serial entrepreneur and Developer Advocate at Google. He helps developers and businesses be successful through software. Daniel has a bachelor’s in Computer Engineering and an MBA, is an inventor of 3 patents, has worked at companies including Google and Cisco in addition to leading multiple startups with successful exits. If you don’t find Daniel coding, you’ll probably find him talking about a new business idea.

Course Description:

Having a holistic view of the business as a whole is critical to creating individualized impact. So how can engineers develop and improve upon this way of thinking? Using experiences from startups like LiveWire Hosting and PetroCloud to Fortune 500 companies like Google, Cisco, and Fujitsu, Daniel Myers will walk through real examples of putting this into action.

Attendees will leave this session with a better understanding of how to:

  • Identify what it means to have an entrepreneurial mindset.

  • Realize the importance for engineers to have this mindset.

  • Build this mindset as an engineer.