Death by Promotion (to Manager) →
Most companies out there fail to recognize that becoming a manager isn’t a promotion but a career change. This is clearly represented in the new manager death spiral model
the manager is truly trying to do their best, but the lack of training and the old skills will set them up for these stumbling blocks.
It’s always a pleasure to read a post from Davide, who looks at things from uncommon viewpoints and make you double think each topic, making you to reconsider your opinion or deepening the subject!
A Cypherpunk’s Manifesto →
In 1993 cypherpunk Eric Huges wrote this manifesto about privacy and safe use of ‘the web’. It’s just sad, and scary, that 24 years later we’re still to obtain those manifesto’s goals…
A couple of months ago my pal Franz blogged about his experience during the Vienna’ WordCamp on the aftermath of having metabolized a – great! – TED Talk by Taiye Selasi.
For me this was a little gem to discover, especially appreciated in this rainy day …
What happens when you tell the history of the birth of Silicon Valley a different way? It offers a map to a generation of young men and women looking for new leadership models.
This is one of the most interesting and inspiring post read in a while over the ‘making of’ Silicon Valley. With a perspective on womens. A. Great. Read.