This is a case where we had a management failure, and even if I feel we did the right thing, we failed to do it gracefully, and it took us a long time
Communication within and outside the team, such as miscommunication, lack of transparency, and difficulty conveying technical concepts to non-technical stakeholders.
Several years ago, I worked as a Software Engineering Manager in a SaaS company struggling to be profitable. Many people with known-how were let go, and one of my first projects was to
Team members may disagree from time to time. Leaders play an essential role in resolving these disagreements. But what happens when Leaders do not know how to handle them? Conflicts that are not
A collection of individuals is not a team. Many teams, even successful ones, have work dynamics that do not encourage working together and collaboration. Why does this difference matter? In my experience, teams
A little tip I shared with engineering managers a few times is how to look at the team's work. Let's take stand-up meetings as an example. For many teams,