Technical Excellence and Leadership Skills

    Every software team member knows that there’s more to delivering truly great products than code and tooling. The practices and techniques we use to understand and analyze the problem space, to manage interpersonal communication and conflict, and to guarantee that the products and services delivered delights the end users are key to our success. Modern software teams understand that strong leadership of highly motivated and skilled people are the difference, and that building better teams means building better solutions.

    Topics in this track include:

    • Words for Leaders
    • Performance Feedback
    • Productive Team Projects
    • Managing Fear as a Developer
    • Genuine Leadership Techniques
    • Handling Stress in the Tech World
    • Building and Leading Remote Teams
    • Tips to Keep Your Head Above Water
    • Debunking What Makes a Great Leader
    • Not so-SOLID Principals of Software Development