Prepare's Fully Teasdale on Side Hustles & Artists in STEM

Dave interviews Fully! Fully (AKA Cindy) Teasdale is Executive Director of Over her 20+ year tech career, Fully has led product and marketing organizations at both startups and Fortune 50 companies including Snapfish (acquired by HP) and Express Scripts. In 2010 Fully founded Makaboo Personalized  Gifts,  an  online  retailer which she raised angel funding for in 2012  and  sold in 2014. Fully is an active mentor in the St. Louis’ entrepreneurial ecosystem and sits on the Board of Arch Grants as well as STLMADE’s GeoFutures Advisory Council. In her free time, Fully hones her writing craft at and hangs out with her three amazing little people. In this episode Fully and Dave chat about how liberal arts majors build great careers in tech, how side hustles help advance skills and talent, and how the industry needs more great product managers. 

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The Podcast explores the fast-paced world of emerging tech from the landscape of the Midwest, with a distinctly non-coastal vibe. Hosted by technologists Fully Teasdale and Dave Costenaro, the Podcast highlights great work across artificial intelligence and machine learning, data science at scale, virtual reality and augmented reality, and robotics and robotic process automation, and features folks from boots-on-the-ground implementers to vision-creating founders. The Podcast is produced by, a 501c3 whose mission is to increase collaboration around 4th-industrial revolution technologies in order to advance the human experience. We’re doing it from the heart of the Midwest, where the 1st- and 2nd-industrial revolutions brought growth and innovation, and where the 3rd eroded jobs and urban landscapes. This time, we will not be left behind. We will lead, not follow. Help us Prepare.