#125 Angela Dugan, How to Build a Great Team

Summary

Angela Dugan talks about teams, what they are, how they go wrong and how to build a great one.

Details

Who she is, what she does. What a team is; should we all be full-stack developers. Types of team member, introverts and extroverts. Difference between leader and manager. Career path for developers who don’t want to manage. Finding the strengths of a team member and a team. People are the biggest and hardest part of building software. How to build a strong team - try to find balance of skills, keep the team the same unless a change is needed, empower the team to make decision. Can the structure of agile interfere with team. One team member can run a team. Book recommendations from Angela. Where you can see Angela giving a talk.

Links

Angela’s Twitter Drive by Daniel Pink The Culture Code by Daniel Coyle Dare to Lead by Brené Brown

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