The Sweet Spot
On software, engineering leadership, and anything shiny.

Category: management

Conway's Law for humans

If you're familiar with [Conway's Law]('s_law), it states: > Any organization that designs a system (defined broadly) will produce a design whose structure is a copy of the organization's communication …

Six months as a manager

It's been approximately six months since I've entered engineering management. Here are some thoughts reflecting back on that season now. ## I didn't like it at first. Let's face it: …