What is a north star metric? The North Star Metric is the single metric that best captures the core value that your product delivers to customers. "North Star metric" was coined by Sean Ellis. The idea of this metric is to align the team around the c...

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The agile methodology brings in our lives not only focus on customers and successful products but also better control of the software development process itself. Agile is about asking the right questions at the right time. This is exactly what metric...

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What is 1-on-1 meeting? The 1-on-1 meeting is a meeting between a manager and their direct report. The 1-on-1 meeting is an essential practice for managers. The main idea of the meeting is to provide feedback, focus and listen. These meetings help bu...

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Conflicts happen all the time in a working environment. This is why it is important to solve them constructively. Such that both parties can continue working together. Andrew Grove (Intel's CEO) has developed a simple algorithm for solving conflicts....

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While the whole world is working remotely these days the rules for efficient meeting stay the same. Event sitting in the same room people get bored and lost focus, but working from home makes the problem of keeping focus event worse. So what we can d...

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When I read yet another article about software delivery at big tech companies as Google I got amazed how they know what to do. I mean, most of us use agile practice and the best DevOps techniques, but after several months running a project, you might...

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At first glance, there is no difference in working remotely compare to normal day in the office. But the truth is that remote work requires a lot more attention of engineering leaders. While most of the teams switched to a new way of working quite fa...

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