Engineering Manager, Pixo
Management - Who wants to do that?
Thursday, April 7, 11:00am-12:00pm
There are a lot of great web developers and designers out there who see success as honing in their craft and becoming really good at it. So who in their right mind would want to take responsibility for 10 other people in order to climb their career ladder? In order to see this type of leadership as a door worth opening, we have to re-frame how we view managers in our companies as well as what we expect from them. Being a manager requires a different set of skills that are crucial to progress, especially when it comes to providing opportunities for non-straight white males.