Don’t want to be a bad manager? Stop feeding Shit Sandwiches
One of the most popular methods of delivering difficult employee feedback is, well, shit. Here’s why and what you should do instead… I recently ran into a friend who mentioned how she uses the Shit Sandwich
As engineering organizations grow and add more complexity with team members at different levels of experience, they also need to create clarity: the list of job levels, and what each role does. Done well, a career ladder can limit bias and provide a framework for hiring, paying, and promoting. Note: The articles below are often an introduction to the company's level guide, and the actual career ladder is a PDF or spreadsheet linked to from the article.
(7) Lessons Learned After 25 Years At Microsoft | LinkedIn
Thank you, Microsoft, for the good times and the bad, in sickness and in health. Our marriage of 25 years together has been an interesting one since that day I first arrived in Redmond on October 17, 1994.
The Big List of Engineering Management Resources - March 2022
My Inspirations Now as a Director of Engineering at Docker, I’ve been doing some type of engineering leadership for the last decade. I have learned from the best over the years, and many resources have shaped who I am and philosophies for how I lead....