Making Your Employees Badass with bethanye McKinney Blount

bethanye McKinney Blount is a technology leader with over 20 years of experience delivering great products and scalable infrastructure. She was briefly reddit’s first VP of Engineering, after working on some of Facebook’s most complex infrastructure projects. She’s been an Engineering Director at Linden Lab (makers of Second Life), then later Vice President of Software […]

Supporting Software Engineer Productivity with Travis Kimmel

Travis Kimmel is the CEO, co-founder and product visionary behind GitPrime, the leader in data-driven productivity reporting for software engineering teams. He is a Y Combinator alumni, experienced in building high-performing teams, and empowering people to do their best work of their careers. In today’s episode we discuss the power of using data to help make […]

My Worst Mistake as a Manager – Plato Event

Three great Engineering Leaders (from Datto, Trello, Uber) talk about their worst mistakes as Engineering Managers during the Plato event #1 hosted on May 15, 2017 in San Francisco. Moderator: Christian McCarrick — CTO/VP Engineering at Telmate Benjamin de Point — Sr. Engineering Director at Datto Brett Huff — Engineering Manager at Trello Tasneem Minadakis— Engineering Leader at Uber Show Notes: Article about […]

The Benefits of Hiring Code Bootcamp Grads with Ana Ulin

Ana is an engineering leader, about to start a new role as Senior Engineering Manager at Patreon. She started her career at Google, where she learned much about distributed systems and engineering leadership, and has pursued both hands-on and management roles in several startups since leaving Google. She is passionate about improving the ways in […]