As an engineer myself, I’ve built and sold products since I was 14 years old. I have lived 10 years in Silicon Valley and had the chance to talk to hundreds of engineers over the last 20 years. Most were located in the US, India, Latin America, France and Ukraine. Everyone is different, to a degree, but people have common patterns. Engineers do.
In order to help managers, CEOs, and anyone working with engineers looking for a better and more effective relationship, I’d like to discuss those patterns. This article could also be useful to engineers looking for some self-awareness, to see the bigger picture, or be willing to debate the points addressed in this post.Continue reading “How to push for innovation from within your company”