Are career promotions like marriage… appealing until your first divorce?

I was recently flipping through an interesting email list. It’s focused for tech leaders, managers & startup entrepreneurs. An HR team lead posted asking about “promotion paths” for engineers. While I have an intuitive grasp of what engineers at those different levels look like, I’m having trouble making those concrete. Join 32,000 others and follow …

How to hire a developer that doesn’t suck

First things first. This is not meant to be a beef against developers. But let’s not ignore the elephant in the living room that is the divide between brilliant code writers and the risk averse operations team. By the way we also have a MySQL DBA Interview Questions article which is quite popular. Also take …