Category Archives: Leadership

Tech Leadership Weekly, Issue 13

This content originally appeared in Tech Leadership Weekly, a weekly email newsletter to help you become a better technical manager. You can sign-up at: Tech Leadership Weekly. Cap Watkins Management & Power For many, management is an opportunity to accumulate … Continue reading

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Tech Leadership Weekly, Issue 12

This content originally appeared in Tech Leadership Weekly, a weekly email newsletter to help you become a better technical manager. Sign-up at Tech Leadership Weekly. First Round The Science of Speaking is the Art of Being Heard Communication is not … Continue reading

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Tech Leadership Weekly, Issue 11

This content originally appeared in Tech Leadership Weekly, a weekly email newsletter to help you grow as a technical manager. Sign-up at Tech Leadership Weekly. Camille Fournier Notes on Startup Engineering Management for Young Bloods Regardless of the size of … Continue reading

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Tech Leadership Weekly, Issue 10

A weekly dose of management, process, and leadership. First Round Review Shims, Jigs and Other Woodworking Concepts to Conquer Technical Debt Technical debt is a natural part of the software development cycle, and smart teams are constantly managing it. Dialog … Continue reading

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Tech Leadership Weekly, Issue 9

A weekly dose of management, process, and leadership. Dave Thomas Agile is Dead (video) The Agile Manifesto is being applied in ways the original authors never intended. It’s created an entire industry of consultants and process. From one of the … Continue reading

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Tech Leadership Weekly, Issue 8

A weekly dose of management, process, and leadership. Camille Fournier Ask the CTO: Achieving friction-free status updates Getting updates on the teams progress without disrupting the team can be challenging. A great first step is the team’s project management software. … Continue reading

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Tech Leadership Weekly, Issue 7

A weekly dose of management, process, and leadership. Dave Girouard Speed as a Habit Moving fast isn’t just something software teams need to focus on, it’s applicable to the entire organization. Making thoughtful decisions with input and perspective from your … Continue reading

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Tech Leadership Weekly, Issue 6

A weekly dose of management, process, and leadership. Julie Zhuo Unintuitive Things I’ve Learned about Management If a day of 1x1s sounds like a nightmare, management might not be for you. As your role transitions to a facilitator, enjoying people … Continue reading

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Tech Leadership Weekly, Issue 5

A weekly dose of management, process, and leadership. Rands in Repose Lost in Translation This post has two great points about being a manger. First, you will have failure, and it’s OK. It’s a big part of learning. Second, communication … Continue reading

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