Seven For Sunday
Hi. I'm Jon Oropeza, and these are the seven most interesting things I discovered, referenced or dug up this week for my fellow engineering leaders: Engineering Managers, Principal and Distinguished Engineers, VP / Director of Engineering, Startup CTOs and those aspiring to be.
So You're An Engineering Manager, Now What by Brian Nordli (Built In)
Do engineering managers need to be technical? by Will Larson
This post became my theme of the week. I interviewed one of our ICs this week who's going for an engineering manager role. I was thinking about how he might retain his technical skills, I started thinking about my own technical skills, and as is often the case, it happened that Will Larson was just writing about the same subject...
Why Review Code by Sophie Alpert
How to win at hackathons by David Carboni
Another way to stay technical: Enter hackathons.
Advent of Code by Eric Wastl
Syntax highlighting is backwards by Ben Kuhn.
Via Hacker News.