How to Rands

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September 21, 2018

How to Rands

A manager readme.
Michael Lopp

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September 21, 2018
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  1. How to Rands lopp / calibrate /

  2. Welcome to $THE_COMPANY!

  3. Beware the dip of despair.

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  6. How we’re going to work together.

  7. 1 My Northstar principles 2 Nuance and errata 3 Our

    average week
  8. 1 Our average week

  9. • 30 minutes. Every week. No matter what. • Substance.

    Not status. • Private Slack channel. For both of us. 1:1
  10. • 60 minutes. Every week. No matter what. • A

    Metric appetizer. • Substance. Affects the entire team. • Shared group document. For all of us. Staff
  11. • If you send me a deck, I’ll read it.

    • Meetings start on time for a reason. • My calendar is public for a reason. Meetings
  12. • There’s a formal feedback cycle. • OKRs used for

    good, not evil. • Feedback is a practice we’ll practice. Feedback
  13. You can Slack me 24/7. I like responding quickly.

  14. I travel a bunch.

  15. I like working on weekends.

  16. I take vacations. You should, too.

  17. My Northstar principles 2

  18. Humans first.

  19. Leadership comes from everywhere.

  20. I believe in systems.

  21. I heavily bias towards action.

  22. It is important to me that humans are treated fairly.

  23. I believe in the compounding awesomeness of continually fixing small

    things.
  24. I believe busy is a bug and not a feature.

  25. HIGH ALERT

  26. Nuance and Errata 3

  27. I am an introvert.

  28. I read the room.

  29. 1:1s are very important to me.

  30. I can be hyperbolic.

  31. I love to start new things.

  32. If I am on my phone during a meeting for

    more than 30 seconds, say something.
  33. Humans stating opinions as facts are a trigger for me.

  34. Humans who gossip are a trigger for me.

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  39. I believe we are never done learning to become better

    leaders.
  40. Thank you lopp / calibrate /

  41. Q&A lopp / calibrate /