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Five Game-Changing Books for First-Time Managers

Ehsan Imran, Engineering Manager at thinkmoney, picks five game-changing books from his bookshelf that made his transition to a management role more successful.

Know-hows of achieving high performance in times of change

5-step strategy to manage change from the “Stripe’s Head of Engineering for Money Movement - Neetika Bansal”

How to grow & motivate your team during a pandemic

Tips from the Director of Engineering at the NY Times, Said Ketchman

Think you know how to conduct a technical interview? Think again.

Back in January, Karat partnered with Harris Poll to conduct a survey of 253 engineering leaders and hiring decision-makers. We used those results as benchmarks to compare to a second survey of 100 additional leaders last month to gauge the impact of COVID-19 on hiring trends.

“Leading Through Changing Circumstances” (Podcast Episode Summary)

It’s been an eventful week as Covid-19 dominates the news, and we hope everyone is staying safe and healthy. A lot of leaders are coping with changing circumstances, and we recently sat down with Loïc Houssier, DocuSign’s VP of Engineering, to talk about how to manages during change in our most recent episode of Decisive Moments.

Driving Team Performance With Effective Communication - Elevate 2019

Tyler Muse, CEO of Lingo Live, talks to Jen You from WeWork, Michael Spiegelman from Netflix, Sue Nallapeta from Apartment List, and Pat Poels from Eventbrite about how to increase team performance by communicating better.

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