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Failing to plan is planning to fail, especially when starting a senior tech leadership role in a remote environment

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Starting a senior tech leadership role in a remote environment comes with a new set of challenges, one of them is showing visibility and progress of your contribution.

However, you won’t get much done in the first few days apart from introductions and getting to know people. At the same…

Hi friends and followers!

Hope you’ve had a relaxing holiday and you’re ready for 2022. I thought I’d share with you my 2021 in review. It’s a few days late, but you will understand after you’ve seen the graphics.

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PS: What’s your word for the year? Let me know.

#goodbye2021 #hello2022

Make yourself remarkable and visible in a remote work environment

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The word “intrapreneur” was defined by Gifford Pinchot in 1984 as:

…dreamers who do. Those who take hands-on responsibility for creating innovation of any kind, within a business.

Developers make great intrapreneurs. Developers are used to analyzing problems, thinking deeply and creatively, designing systems from scratch, and coming up with…

Summary of what I shared, learned and thought about last month

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Happy December! Here is a summary of what I shared, learned and thought about last month (November).

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4 x Best Tweets

https://twitter.com/eisabai/status/1461635877755666440
https://twitter.com/eisabai/status/1455666805159206918
https://twitter.com/eisabai/status/1459354581490712578
https://twitter.com/eisabai/status/1460049424063807493

3 x Best Reads

In startup mode, I was The King Of Optionality. I wanted to try lots of things…

Focus on wellness and you’ll cultivate a richer, happier and more successful life.

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Person A: “Hey! How was your day off?”
Me: “Pretty good! I had a good day. I wrote an article, read a book, cooked a few dishes, and cleaned the house.”
Person A: “Hmmm….”

For someone who had always felt the need to do more, achieve more, and get more…

Spoiler alert: Don’t let them touch code on Day 1.

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Onboarding is one of the foundations that companies and managers need to get right for new software engineers to become productive, loyal, and engaged employees.

We all know this: First impression matters. The first impression for a new software developer starts the moment they join the company, and that impression…

Summary of what I shared, learned and thought about last month

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Happy November! Just 2 more months til 2021 ends. How time flies. Here is a summary of what I shared, learned and thought about last month in October.

You may connect with me on: Twitter | LinkedIn | Facebook | Blog

4 x Best Tweets

https://twitter.com/eisabai/status/1446668760665010177
https://twitter.com/eisabai/status/1447393780185899008
https://twitter.com/eisabai/status/1447348734375890950
https://twitter.com/eisabai/status/1451700653961719809

3 x Best Reads

Think for a moment about…

Isabel Nyo

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