Richard Eaton is founder and Managing Director of Appware.

A stalwart of the software industry, Richard has over 25 years of experience working as a developer. He produced and released his first piece of software when he was 14 years old and never looked back from there. Richard has the rare combination of both technical and commercial skills. He can design concepts and architect systems. Then successfully take these developments to market and monetise them.   


Appware develops cross-platform mobile apps for clients across all major mobile devices including iPhone, iPad, Android, Windows Mobile, and Blackberry. They also provide backend development services to support these Apps as well as websites for marketing them so you only have to deal with one company for your entire App project.




Show Notes:

0.30 Access to capital as a startup.

7.20 Confidence, passion and having an interest in your subject matter.   

9.43 Investing time into researching new technologies.

11.25 The increasing demand for talent in software development.

12.51 Building career paths that allows employees to progress.

16.04 Looking for multi-talented employees when expanding your company.

20.09 Progressing in your career and staying purely technical.

23.10 Company culture and hows its evolved over the past decade.  

26.30 Having meetings about meetings and improving efficiency.

31.06 Going beyond the 9 to 5.

33.30 Helping enterprises improve their processes with apps.