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Kill your heroes

June 04, 2019

Hero engineers can be deadly to team culture, it's time to retire those capes.

Staying motivated while growing

February 24, 2017

The key to progress is the temptation of constant challenge, with tasks that remain both achievable and interesting, broken up into pieces of work that are just right.

Engineering managers, stop coding!

February 24, 2017

Try this instead: every time you feel the urge to write code, instead spend the time reading or learning something related to management.