LWIT FB podcast covers Ep77 onwards-9

085: What Being a People-First VP of Engineering Looks Like in 2022

Ready for some powerful tech leadership inspiration? 

Let’s talk about how Erin Fusaro, VP of engineering at Chipper Cash, is standing out in her leadership career! 

In today’s episode, I invite Erin to talk about what she is doing to rise up and be an extraordinary leader. We discuss her people-first and performance-driven leadership, being a role model for hyper growth-stage startups, and some important tips and advice to help you uplevel your leadership & career.

Ready to learn how this woman in tech did it? 

Let’s go to the show!

We dive into:

  • Erin’s personal story and career history (and why a computer science degree isn’t the only path to an extraordinary career in tech!)
  • Why THIS is a big predictor for success – and how it has served Erin in her career
  • Scaling and hiring like you are preparing for the zombie apocalypse (you have to hear this!)
  • Why you want to work for companies and hiring managers that hire for THIS
  • Erin’s MOST IMPORTANT tips for dealing with skeptics, pushback, and setting boundaries in your career
  • The WORST piece of advice she’s ever been given (and the best!)
  • And more!

If you are ready to uplevel your career, and get a boost (and a salary bump) by shortcutting your way to success, find out more about Toni’s Coaching at:


Alternatively, go straight ahead and book a free Discovery Call, to find out more and discuss the type of support you would most benefit from: https://bit.ly/DiscoverToni 

Catch the show notes, and more details about today’s episode here: https://tonicollis.com/

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