The Weekly Retro
Get a curated collection of the best in engineering leadership. Every Friday.

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Oct
15
The Weekly Retro #9

The Weekly Retro #9

What a week. I am settling into my new job, and it is challenging me to think about a whole new set of challenges which really excites me. For any manangers out there: October is mental health awareness month. Be kind to your peers. Enjoy this week's selection!
1 min read
Oct
08

The Weekly Retro #8

This week I started my job at Spotify. Onboarding is always intense as there is so many people to meet and so many things to learn, but I am fully enjoying it so far. Enjoy this week's selection!
1 min read
Oct
01

The Weekly Retro #7

I hope you enjoy this weeks selection. Only two made it, but they are great.
1 min read
Sep
24
The Weekly Retro #6

The Weekly Retro #6

Another week, another curation on engineering leadership. This time on best things a manager can do, setting goals as a principal engineer and your first 90 days.
1 min read
Sep
17
The Weekly Retro #5

The Weekly Retro #5

Time for another week of the very best I've read on engineering leadership.
1 min read
Sep
10
The Weekly Retro #4

The Weekly Retro #4

As I'm working through my last month at my current job, I've already spent a lot of time offboarding, saying
1 min read
Sep
03
✨The Weekly Retro #3

✨The Weekly Retro #3

Welcome to the third edition of The Weekly Retro. This time you'll get three of the best things I've read
1 min read
Aug
27
✨The Weekly Retro #2

✨The Weekly Retro #2

Welcome to the second edition of my weekly retro: A weekly digest on the best in engineering leadership.
23 min read
Aug
23
How I Stay on Top of 1:1s

How I Stay on Top of 1:1s

Keeping track of 1:1s, action items, feedback and important news to deliver can be quite overwhelming. 1:1s are so crucial, and while I've read a lot of how to do 1:1s, I did not find much on how to stay on top of 1:1s. That's why I build a system that serves me instead of me serving the system.
25 min read
Aug
20
✨ The Weekly Retro #1

✨ The Weekly Retro #1

A digest of the best I've read on engineering leadership.
3 min read