The manager’s path I bought and read The Manager’s Path by the awesome Camille Fournier when it first came out. At the time, I was a senior Database Engineer aspiring to become a principal engineer in my organization. At SendGrid, principal engineer and principal engineer 2 are manager and director...

This post is by request from Baron Schwartz who has written about forming connections within his company, Vivid cortex

This week, the latest State of DevOps report by the team at DORA was released. There is a lot of conversations in various social media platforms on what makes an engineering team ‘successful’ and how to increase feature velocity in tech companies and the DORA report does not just rely...

Hiring is hard. It really is. You are looking to add a new human to your team who will hopefully work with you for many months to come but you have about an hour, at best, to develop some strong opinions about how they will perform in the future. We...