Mike Douglas

498 days ago

Being a good manager is not about avoiding failure — it’s about enabling as many different paths forward as possible for as long as possible.

The Principles of Quantum Team Management

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This article is by James Everingham, Head of Engineering at Instagram. I didn’t intend to go into computer science, and I definitely didn’t expect to become a manager. Instead, I started out thinking I’d be a laboratory scientist.