Congratulations! You now have a TPM. 👏🏽 You have taken your first step towards some eventual team of TPMs designed around a specific topology that you will adjust and improve based on your organization’s scale and growth needs. It's Day 1 - what do you tell the TPM to go do? I…
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Q: How are TPM orgs and teams structured at places like Apple, Google, Nike? How do the TPMs work with engineering teams or on projects? Last week, I…
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Q: How are TPM orgs and teams structured at places like Apple, Google, Nike? How do the TPMs work with engineering teams or on projects? That is a great…
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Q: How do you build consensus in engineering teams with such a diverse set of opinions and approaches? What is consensus? Is it one side winning over…
Your voice as TPM matters and you should never be afraid to speak up. Engineers should understand that there is a reason you have a Technical in your…
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There is a way to work with difficult engineering managers (EM) and it all starts with understanding what kind of EM you are working with and finding…
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I believe that TPMs should focus less on the perfect baseline plan and focus instead on building affordances for replanning throughout software…
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From both a professional and an academic curiosity point of view, how can one tool be subject to so much hate and yet is the industry’s go to tool for…
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