Soft Skills Engineering

Soft Skills Engineering

It takes more than great code to be a great engineer. Soft Skills Engineering is a weekly question and answer podcast where software developer hosts answer questions about all of the non-technical things that go along with being a software developer.

Episodes



Episode 73: A Rampant Rewriter and Overexplainers @

📆 2017-08-31 21:00 / 00:39:01


Episode 72: The Micromanaging CEO and The Only Developer @

📆 2017-08-17 21:00 / 00:29:08


Episode 71: Informal Leadership and Dealing With Burnout @

📆 2017-08-14 21:00 / 00:41:42


Episode 70: Appraisal-Driven Development and Meeting Creep @

📆 2017-07-28 21:00 / 00:32:03



Episode 68: Paying Your Dues and Non-technical Hobbies @

📆 2017-07-13 21:00 / 00:43:12


Episode 67: Graduate School and Asking Good Questions @

📆 2017-07-07 21:00 / 00:44:56


Episode 66: Nepotism and Minimum Junior Requirements @

📆 2017-06-29 21:00 / 00:22:07


Episode 65: Left In The Dust and Imposter Syndrome @

📆 2017-06-22 21:00 / 00:39:20


Episode 64: Negative Peer Reviews and On Call @

📆 2017-06-15 21:00 / 00:37:18


Episode 63: (Rerun) Management Snobs and Two Bosses @

📆 2017-06-08 21:00 / 00:24:41


Episode 62: Many Meetings and Surviving an Acquisition @

📆 2017-05-31 21:00 / 00:29:35


Episode 61: Product Managers and Notifications @

📆 2017-05-25 21:00 / 00:34:52


Episode 60: Office Arrangements and Disarming A Code Owner @

📆 2017-05-17 21:00 / 00:35:19


Episode 59: Buying Training and Unrelated Experience @

📆 2017-05-11 21:00 / 00:30:41


Episode 58: Dropping Out and Interview Prep (Rerun) @

📆 2017-05-02 21:00 / 00:41:46


Episode 57: Disliking Management and Difficult Co-workers @

📆 2017-04-25 21:00 / 00:34:45



Episode 55: Ng-Conf Live Episode @

📆 2017-04-11 21:00 / 00:34:13


Episode 54: Sneaky Contractors and Job Titles @

📆 2017-04-04 21:00 / 00:41:38


Episode 53: Bait and Switch and Informing Your Manager @

📆 2017-03-29 21:00 / 00:29:46


Episode 52: Slowness Guilt and I Have No Side Projects @

📆 2017-03-21 20:00 / 00:26:19



Episode 50: I Didn't Quit and Manager of Zero People @

📆 2017-03-07 20:00 / 00:25:29


Episode 49: Candidate Plagiarism and a Tightwad Employer @

📆 2017-02-28 20:00 / 00:27:31


Episode 48: Quitting a Death March & Am I Underpaid @

📆 2017-02-21 20:00 / 00:32:31


Episode 47: Speaking Up In A New Job and Personal Issues @

📆 2017-02-14 20:00 / 00:30:41


Episode 46: My New Crappy Job and Youth vs the Status Quo @

📆 2017-02-07 20:00 / 00:40:17


Episode 45: RAPID FIRE and Micromanagers @

📆 2017-01-28 20:00 / 00:24:50


Episode 44: Discussing Firing and Writing Job Postings @

📆 2017-01-25 20:00 / 00:34:25


Episode 43: Internship Costs and CS Interview Questions @

📆 2017-01-16 20:00 / 00:40:37


Episode 42: Bootcamp Job Hopping and Cultural Reliability @

📆 2017-01-02 20:00 / 00:30:20


Episode 41: Management Snobs and Two Bosses @

📆 2016-12-28 20:00 / 00:24:26


Episode 40: Office Visibility and New Tech @

📆 2016-12-21 20:00 / 00:33:13


Episode 39: Brilliant Jerks and One on Ones @

📆 2016-12-12 20:00 / 00:30:40


Episode 38: Going Over Heads and Firing Just After Hiring @

📆 2016-12-05 20:00 / 00:34:06


Episode 37: VC Funding and Internal Presentations @

📆 2016-11-29 20:00 / 00:31:54


Episode 36: Unlimited Vacation and Enforcing Best Practices @

📆 2016-11-22 20:00 / 00:27:10


Episode 35: Attracting Talent and Quitting Responsibly @

📆 2016-11-15 20:00 / 00:40:26




Episode 32: Why Would You Do Contracting? @

📆 2016-10-26 21:00 / 00:16:29



Episode 30: Reaching Consensus and Code Editing Etiquette @

📆 2016-10-08 21:00 / 00:40:29


Episode 29: What Should I Do When Starting A New Job? @

📆 2016-10-07 21:00 / 00:21:25




Episode 26: Communicate Your Efforts and I Told You So @

📆 2016-09-12 21:00 / 00:41:10



Episode 24: Should I be a generalist or specialist developer? @

📆 2016-08-29 21:00 / 00:37:35


Episode 23: Joining a startup as a CTO and asking for a raise @

📆 2016-08-22 21:00 / 00:37:33







Episode 17: Side project ideas and getting fired @

📆 2016-07-04 21:00 / 00:25:33




Episode 14: Web developer prejudice and legacy code @

📆 2016-06-07 21:00 / 00:25:33





Episode 10: Mentors and Stock Options @

📆 2016-05-09 21:00 / 00:25:33


Episode 9: Deadlines and Titles @

📆 2016-05-02 21:00 / 00:25:33


Episode 8: Work life balance and on-boarding new engineers @

📆 2016-04-25 21:00 / 00:25:33


Episode 7: Finding meaning and quitting your job @

📆 2016-04-18 21:00 / 00:25:33


Episode 6: Speaking at Conferences @

📆 2016-04-11 21:00 / 00:25:33


Episode 5: Developer Compensation @

📆 2016-04-04 21:00 / 00:25:33


Episode 4: Should I build my personal brand? @

📆 2016-03-31 21:00 / 00:25:33


Episode 3: What to look for in a dev team @

📆 2016-03-21 20:00 / 00:25:33


Episode 2: Influencing your team and dealing with anger @

📆 2016-03-14 20:00 / 00:25:33


Episode 1: Startup Opportunities and Switching Jobs @

📆 2016-03-07 20:00 / 00:25:33