Approaching the Job

New to dev management? Start here. Orient yourself to the role and adopt this framework for leading your team.


Let's go.

1 START Being a GREAT Engineering Manager


This video introduces The Machine, a framework for leading teams, and the foundation of the Engineering Manager's Companion -- https://briandainton.

2 11 Things you NEED to do as an Engineering Manager


What does an Engineering Manager ACTUALLY do?

3 Software Engineering Principles, Priorities, and Practices


To take on your Software Engineering Manager responsibilities, you need to establish your principles, determine your priorities, and develop your practices.