Category Archives: leadership and management

Business Metrics for Humans

This is why I count myself very lucky to have worked so closely with @allspaw – I have watched him explain EBITDA to other engineers as a competitive advantage as important as continuous delivery (he called it "deployment" back then but whatever) https://t.co/M10nSDFhPz — Kristina Salen (@SalenKristina) November 28, 2017 What’s a CTO doing taking… Read More »

Manager Readme

Motivation for this document Funny, the first time I heard of a “manager readme” my reflex reaction was “sounds self-important”. Then I read a dozen or so examples and realized this document has nothing to do with ego but entirely about establishing relationships. It’s for you, the reader, who is likely a new colleague, and… Read More »

Reading List for Technical Leaders

People Skills Jason Evanish writes at https://getlighthouse.com/blog/ The https://getlighthouse.com/blog/’s subheading reads: “A Blog About Leadership & Management Advice”. This is one of the places I regularly return to for ideas, inspiration, and solutions to a wide variety of topics under the banner of leadership and management. Jason encouraged me to become a 1:1 zealot, never… Read More »