How to Get Your Developers to Un-hate You: 10 Things Top Project Managers Do Right

How developers usually see you?

Maybe it’s the way of the world, but managers are among the people we generally love to hate, or as we say in our town: jerks.

Developers, on the other hand, tend to think the world revolves around them. A big brain tends to carry a big ego, after all. Read More

What Makes Developers Tick: 7 Tips to Fuel Developer Productivity

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As developers who do tons of brainwork, we are pretty smart. We like to think of ourselves as superheroes whose main power is not just building applications but building awesome apps!

But here’s the catch: our job isn’t really all about creating cool stuff. The truth is, we solve hard problems on a daily basis. We find and fix bugs 75% of the time, which kills any chance of shipping code on schedule. But hey, we’ll work overtime and through holidays to fix it anyways. But doing that really kills our motivation and we really only do our best work when we’re motivated. Read More