Rafał Malinowski

542 days ago

HW: You told me the other day that every Sunday you write a letter to the entire engineering team. When did this start and what’s the motivation behind the practice?

SS: It actually started out as a personal accountability exercise – I think it’s very easy to fool yourself as a senior leader about your effectiveness, so I was trying (in Google snippet style) to just document my goals and accomplishments each week, in a transparent and accountable way

“The Core Value of a Good Leader is Humility:” Sam Schillace, Box Engineering SVP


I first met Sam Schillace when we were both product leads at Google. It was clear that Sam was a builder – and one who combined maker chops with thoughtful management.