Mailbag: Evolving your engineer career beyond the career level.

February 13, 2020. Filed under career 16staff-eng 4mailbag 2

Recently I got an email asking about evolving your engineering career after you’ve hit the career level, but before you feel like you’ve accomplished what’s important to you. I wrote up my response here in case others are interested.

Mailbag: When your team wants your job, personal brand, and service registries.

December 9, 2019. Filed under management 114mailbag 2

Thanksgiving week started well, and then took a hard pivot towards influenza, which meant that I haven’t had much energy to write or think over the past bit. I did get a handful of interesting questions emailed in though, so I figured I’d do an email grab bag of three anonymized questions that came in over the past week and an answer to each.