Entries by tag: soft-skills

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As a Manager: Tell Reports "Why" as Often as Possible  12 Dec 2022    management soft-skills
Asking somebody to do something without fully telling them the underlying reasons saves time in the short run but prevents growth in the long run. As often as you can, tell people the why behind a given task or decision. Read More ›

How to Ask for Tech Support  24 Dec 2021    soft-skills
Asking questions and requesting support the right way, to increase the odds your problems will actually get solved, while maintaining good relations with support staff. Read More ›

Pull-Requests: Best Practices and Lessons Learned  12 Oct 2020    soft-skills
Some tips and lessons learned on creating useful and pleasant PRs that are easy to review. Also some best practices on interacting with reviewers and peers in general. Read More ›