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Katharine Fitzpatrick - Sweet Imposition: How to run a developer team

Katharine Fitzpatrick - Sweet Imposition: How to run a developer team

Presented at Hey! #21 on 26th January, 2016.

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January 26, 2016
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  1. Sweet Imposition @katharineCodes @The_Karen_B

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  8. TEST YOUR CODE

  9. If you could change one thing about your team what

    would it be?
  10. Hands up!

  11. You Are A Tyrant! Do Not Pass Go!

  12. Pro’s & Con’s of Tyranny 1. You get your own

    tumblr
  13. http://kimjongunpointingatthings.tumblr.com/

  14. http://kimjongunpointingatthings.tumblr.com/

  15. http://kimjongunpointingatthings.tumblr.com/

  16. Pro’s & Con’s of Tyranny 2. You can get rid

    of any pesky uncles
  17. http://www.theguardian.com/world/2014/jan/06/story-kim-jong-un-uncle-fed-dogs-made-up

  18. Pro’s & Con’s of Tyranny 3. Free labour

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  20. Pro’s & Con’s of Tyranny 4. Bad ass bodyguard

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  22. Pro’s & Con’s of Tyranny On the other hand…

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  24. So, You’re In A ‘Bad’ Team

  25. Claire thought setting goals was a fundamental part of planning

  26. Claire thought people came into work in order to work

  27. Claire thought whining was counter-productive

  28. Claire thought there would be feedback

  29. Surprises

  30. What if everything is wrong?

  31. Moving From ‘Bad’ To ‘Good’ • Results • Identifying success

    • Behaviours • Questions • Teamwork Type • Deal with Differing Views
  32. Golden Team Utopia! • Clear goals & expectations • Self

    organising • Positive • No surprises • Supportive • Collaborative
  33. What if I’m not in charge?

  34. Be the tyrant: just don’t let anyone know

  35. If all else fails...

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  37. FIN @katharineCodes @The_Karen_B