1:1 Meetings

3 Tips for Giving Negative Feedback During One-on-Ones

3 Tips for Giving Negative Feedback During One-on-Ones

Giving feedback can be difficult. As an engineering manager, it can be tough to deliver negative feedback in a constructive way that will maintain the engineer’s motivation.  Giving negative feedback is also an opportunity for the direct report to grow and...

An Engineering Managers guide to doing 1:1 meetings

An Engineering Managers guide to doing 1:1 meetings

As with many things in engineering, 1:1's is an area up to interpretation, personal management style, and general company guidelines. While it's not easy to make a one-size-fits-all guide to 1:1 engineering meetings, there are certain things we've picked up after...