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Don’t want to be a bad manager? Stop feeding Shit Sandwiches
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
·knowyourteam.com·
Don’t want to be a bad manager? Stop feeding Shit Sandwiches
please don't be spooky
please don't be spooky
A piece of advice I wish I could give my manager is don't be spooky. My manager regularly messages me things like Hey, can you talk? or Got a minute now? Occ...
·tiramisu.bearblog.dev·
please don't be spooky
12 Tips on Becoming a Senior Frontend Engineer
12 Tips on Becoming a Senior Frontend Engineer
Have you ever wondered why the market for software engineers is so hot despite the increasing number of people learning how to code and increasing the
·codewithstyle.info·
12 Tips on Becoming a Senior Frontend Engineer
Engineering Career Ladders | BestPracticer
Engineering Career Ladders | BestPracticer
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.
·bestpracticer.com·
Engineering Career Ladders | BestPracticer
(7) Lessons Learned After 25 Years At Microsoft | LinkedIn
(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.
·linkedin.com·
(7) Lessons Learned After 25 Years At Microsoft | LinkedIn
How to get the most out of your 1:1s
How to get the most out of your 1:1s
As a Director of Engineering, I have monthly 1:1s with all of my direct reports. A 1:1 (one-on-one) is a recurring meeting with no set agenda between a manager and one of their reports. The internet …
·erik.wiffin.com·
How to get the most out of your 1:1s
The Big List of Engineering Management Resources - March 2022
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....
·practicallyleading.dev·
The Big List of Engineering Management Resources - March 2022
My guiding principles after 20 years of programming
My guiding principles after 20 years of programming
I’ve been programming since 1999. This year I’ve officially coded for 20+ years. I’ve started with Basic but soon jumped into Pascal and C…
·alexewerlof.medium.com·
My guiding principles after 20 years of programming
Lessons Learned in Software Development
Lessons Learned in Software Development
Here is my list of heuristics and rules of thumb for software development that I have found useful over the years:   Development 1. Start small, then extend. Whether creating a new system, or …
·henrikwarne.com·
Lessons Learned in Software Development