Category Archive: Leadership

Jul 31 2016

Leadership: ideals, compassion, openness, blindness

Avoid setting high expectations publicly. They only serve to put pressure on players and it lead to a weaker performance. Avoid routine. If you work in an environment open to change you can explore new ideas and get new perspectives. Ignorance can be positive. You can see ignorance as a way avoid getting stuck in what we think we …

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May 22 2016

My Dream Team

What is your dream team? My company is the middle of a big reorg to make the engineering teams more autonomous and productive. A new role of “Technical Leader” has being created and I tried to apply. Unfortunately, I have not being selected for the interview as there were other candidates with more experience than me. I firmly …

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Mar 21 2015

Inclusive Leadership

I have just completed the Inclusive Leadership course on Edx and in this post I’d like to share the keys things you can learn from it. It all start with an interesting TED talk about creating a movement. The biggest lesson…is that leadership is over-glorified. That, yes, it was the shirtless guy who was first, …

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