If Your Boss Could Do Your Job, You’re More Likely to Be Happy at Workhbr.org/2016/12/if-your-boss-could-do-your-job-youre-more-likely-to-be-happy-at-work
Technical competence matters for managers.
How to Deal with Difficult People on Software Projectshowtodeal.dev/
Software is easy. People are hard.
Know your “One Job”, continued – charity.wtfcharity.wtf/2021/03/09/know-your-one-job-continued/
Holy macaroni batman, I was not expecting that post to ignite a shitstorm. It felt like a pretty straightforward observation: you were hired to do a job, you should do your best to do that job. Interestingly, the response was almost universally positive for the first 8 hours or so. But then the tide began…
What does sponsorship look like? | Lara Hoganlarahogan.me/blog/what-sponsorship-looks-like/
Illustration by Catt Small
Things your manager might not knowjvns.ca/blog/things-your-manager-might-not-know/
Things your manager might not know
My Engineering Values | Mike McQuaidmikemcquaid.com/2020/12/15/my-engineering-values/
I’ve been encouraged by a mentor to think about what my core (engineering) values are (in the context of being recently promoted to be a “staff engineer” and having my eyes on being a “principal engineer” one day). This felt like something that could be of wider interest so here we go:
Five Tips for Creating a Fantastic UX Résumé | by Jessica Ivins | Mediummedium.com/@jessicaivins/five-tips-for-creating-a-fantastic-ux-r%C3%A9sum%C3%A9-51e7350cc2a2
The first thing our students learn about résumés at Center Centre is this: The primary goal of a résumé is to get you a job interview. Using that goal as a guide, I worked with the Center Centre…
How to answer questions in a helpful wayjvns.ca/blog/answer-questions-well/
How to answer questions in a helpful way
The Art of Debating: A Useful Skill for Software Developersthevaluable.dev/guide-debate-software-developer-skill/
The keys to debate effectively as a software developer and therefore bringing value to yourself and your company.
If Management Isn’t A Promotion, Then Engineering Isn’t A Demotion – charity.wtfcharity.wtf/2020/09/06/if-management-isnt-a-promotion-then-engineering-isnt-a-demotion/
“Management is not a promotion, it’s a change of career.”
What I Learned from Doing 60+ Technical Interviews in 30 Daysmeekg33k.dev/what-i-learned-from-doing-60-technical-interviews-in-30-days-ckda9sn7s00iftss13b0wd0ky
In this article, I’ll share my motivation for doing 60+ technical interviews in 30 days. More importantly, I’ll share 13 lessons I learned from my failures and my successes. I’ve grouped the lessons into three categories to match the phases of a typi...