Jawaad Tariq

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How to Manage Managers

When you’re managing managers, your responsibilities are two-fold: you need to make sure they’re producing good work (as with any employee) and that they’re effectively supporting their teams. You might know how to do the former, but how do you do the latter? Do you need to provide training? …

Job Interviews

OpenStack and Ceph: like Peanut Butter & Jelly • The Hub

In this intro-level session, Sean and I introduced the audience to OpenStack and Ceph, and Sébastien tied the two together mapping the deep …

4 Websites to Help Quit Your Job and Start a Business

Are you feeling trapped by a hum-drum job that leaves you unsatisfied and short of cash at the end of each month? Do you love solving problems, being …

Small Business

Delivering Software with Water-Scrum-Fall

Water-Scrum-fall is usually described as an hybrid agile way of working.<p>According to Andy Hiles water-Scrum-fall is a gated and phased delivery …

Project Management

Why Software Development Time Estimation Doesn’t Work & Alternatives

Originally published at innoarchitech.com here on August 15, 2015.<p>Introduction<p>Time estimation of software development tasks <b>without statistics</b> doesn’t …

Project Management

Google just revealed the incredibly simple formula for killer résumés

It’s not exactly E=mc².<p>But for would-be job hunters, it’s probably a lot more useful.<p>In a Q&A-style interview with Google’s senior vice president of people operations Laszlo Bock, The New York Times’s Tom Friedman fished a few seriously helpful words of wisdom out of the search giant’s human …

Résumés

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos Had His Top Execs Read These Three Books

At the beginning of the week I flew up to Seattle for a rare on-camera interview with Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos for CNBC. (You can view the full …

Innovation

How to Become a Great Leader

Leadership is a hot topic and will always be one. We seem to linger in a perpetual leadership vacuum. Today's Presidents and CEOs, generals and …

Spirituality

11 proven practices for more effective, efficient peer code review

Using SmartBear CodeCollaborator for lightweight code review<p>Jason Cohen<br>Published on January 25, 2011<p>Our team at SmartBear Software® has spent years …

A Simple Rule to Eliminate Useless Meetings

Ask your team to identify their biggest productivity killer and inevitably two issues will rise to the top of the list: managing their inboxes and …