Tag: leadership

Hiring in a hypergrowth company

Reading Time: 4 minutes Hiring is taught. Hiring in the technology world is not different. Actually, maybe is even more difficult nowadays comparing with some other fields. Hiring the right people, in a tech hypergrowth company is even more difficult. I’ve been hiring persons for the software engineering field in a hypergrowth tech company for the last 3 years, …

The Butterfly Effect

Reading Time: 4 minutes “A butterfly flaps its wings in Pekin and a storm is created in Florida“. This is one of the typical sentences heard when chaos theory comes along. How leadership and mentoring could be introduced using this concept?. In this post, you will not find a deep analysis of the chaos theory neither the mathematical analysis …

Leading a team, not a family

Reading Time: 4 minutes Have you ever had the feeling of belonging to a family in your workplace?. What about that sentence “we are not a company, we are a family”?. Maybe, as a leader, you had the feeling that you are failing to your team members because they are not doing what they want all the time. Within …

Master, you enlighten me with so little

Reading Time: 4 minutes What a “Senior profile” means? On many of the job offers around LinkedIn and similar, when the recruiters are hiring, we can see the word “Senior” coming close to some sentences like “+5 years of experience on Java”, “+12 years of experience on Windows IIS”, “+7 years as Office Manager in a multicultural company”, “+10 …