Robert Campbell

Robert Campbell: If I am comfortable, I am not growing


Head of technology center Robert Campbell about the journey from coder to manager and the importance of soft skills and doing just a bit more than the baseline.

πŸ‡ΈπŸ‡°πŸ‡¨πŸ‡Ώ Note: The podcast originally comes mostly in Slovak and Czech language. This website contains the subset of its episodes that are in English. You can find the Slovak version of the website and the complete list of episodes at

Head of Barclays Prague technology center Robert Campbell has been passionate about technology since his childhood. He went through various roles from coder to team lead and manager of other managers, all driven by his desire to explore and to fix problems.

With Rob we talked about:
  • what he learned at the university despite being around computers since childhood
  • the role of soft skills in software development
  • how he found interesting challenges in places he would never expect
  • the importance of luck in your career
  • and about running towards things, not from them