Engineering Impact is a weekly newsletter that highlights trends in engineering leadership, productivity, culture, and scaling development teams.
This week features posts on: Product, Culture, Meeting Design, and Predicting Performance.
Janna Bastow, Co-founder of ProdPad, provides a blueprint for “growing up lean” — and shares strategies for tackling the challenges of a product that’s past its initial growth stage.
Katie Womersley, Director of Engineering at Buffer, explains how her team ensures interpersonal connection – and individual health – in a globally distributed team.
“If people are the one ingredient that all meetings have in common, there is one design constraint they all bring: their capacity to remember the discussion.” Here’s Kevin Hoffman, VP of Design at Capital One, with a fresh take on how to turn thought into action.
Jocelyn Goldfein, Managing Director at Zetta Venture Partners, outlines a series of questions for a behavioral interview — and clarifies what you’re looking for (and not looking for) when asking each.
Ben Thompson is a co-founder at GitPrime where he leads design and customer experience. He is a Y Combinator alumni, with a background in product design, branding, and UX design. Follow @thebent on Twitter.
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