EP 39: Tech Innovator Wes Hamer on Surviving Startup Chaos!

Discover how Wes navigates the exhilarating chaos of startup life, turning challenges into opportunities for growth and innovation. πŸš€

In this engaging conversation, Wes opens up about the rollercoaster journey of building Tasq from the ground up amidst the turbulent tech landscape. Explore his insights on capital discipline, the crucial balance of technology stack development, and the art of surviving and thriving through industry upheavals. Wes's candid stories and practical advice offer a rare glimpse into the mind of a startup co-founder who's in the thick of scaling a business.

Join us to learn how resilience, strategic innovation, and a bit of startup masochism can lead to remarkable success in the tech world. Whether you're a budding entrepreneur, a tech enthusiast, or just curious about the mechanics of startup survival, this episode is packed with valuable lessons and inspiring tales.

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0:00 - Introductions
1:00 - Startup Journey Insights
5:40 - User Experience Challenges
9:18 - Technology Strategy Importance
17:06 - Balancing Speed and Scaling in Startups
18:55 - Cloud vs On-Prem Impact
21:06 - Building and Scaling Strategies
24:05 - Prioritizing Startup Tasks
25:56 - Internal Operations in Startups
29:13 - Task Management Insights
33:40 - Industry Opportunities
35:08 - Daily Operations Best Practices
37:10 - Technology Stack Overview
41:20 - Data-Driven Decision Making
49:40 - AI Innovations
50:03 - AI in the Energy Sector
51:40 - Chatbot Technology
52:58 - Minimizing Human Errors
56:39 - Ensuring Data Quality
59:17 - Local LLM Implementation
1:01:13 - Model Swapping Techniques
1:07:20 - Favorite TU Alum
1:07:48 - Social Media Recommendations
1:09:32 - Recommended Books
1:12:51 - Favorite Games
1:14:30 - Startup Founding Advice
1:20:10 - Connecting with Wes Hamer

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Creators and Guests

Bobby Neelon
Bobby Neelon
Husband, Father, Baseball, Upstream Oil and Gas, R, Python, JS, SQL, Cloud Computing
John Kalfayan
John Kalfayan
Raddad, energy tech, crypto, data, sports, cars
EP 39: Tech Innovator Wes Hamer on Surviving Startup Chaos!
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