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Limor Bergman

Limor Bergman

Director of Mentorship at PowerToFly

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My next available slot is

  • Wednesday 22nd Dec3:00 PM (GMT)

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Hi, I am Limor. I am a Director of Mentorship at PowerToFly. I work remotely from my home office in Israel, and I love the remote life! I have 20+ years of experience in software engineering, and 10 out of them in leadership positions. Before PowerToFly, I worked at Digital Ocean, managing the compute engineering organization. I am passionate about empowering women and helping women grow and excel in their careers.

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9-months Pregnant and Applying to Be a Manager

25 June

Limor Bergman shares how she had the courage and support to apply for an open manager position even though the time wasn’t ideal.

Personal Growth
Diversity
Career Path
Engineering
Product
Resolving Morale Issues When a Key Member Leaves the Company

3 June

Limor Bergman shares how she handled morale issues when a key member of the team decided to leave the company.

Remote
Company Culture
Toxic Atmospheres
Health / Stress / Burn-Out
Engineering
Product
The first time you have to let go of someone

6 December

As a new manager, Limor faces, for the first time, the difficult task of having to fire an employee.

Feelings Aside
Firing
Feedback
Motivation
New Manager
Performance
Engineering
Product
An employee who doesn’t accept feedback

6 December

Limor decides to fire an underperforming, aggressive report who drains her energy.

Deadlines
Meetings
Productivity
Feedback
Toxic Employee
Health / Stress / Burn-Out
Performance
Engineering
Product
How to convince a direct report to reconsider his decisions

6 December

Limor uses a questioning, conversational approach to avoid conflict, and convinces his tech lead that he needs to change the type of database he uses.

Dev Processes
Micromanagement
Meetings
Convincing
Career Path
Engineering
Product
Be careful with written communication

6 December

Limor is faced with a tech lead and manager who have had a discussion via Slack, which had lead to a dispute and some misunderstandings. Limor has them talk together via a video call to resolve the conflict.

Remote
Conflict Solving
Internal Communication
Engineering
Product
How to know if you need contractors or to hire new engineers?

6 December

Limor didn’t know whether to hire contractors or whether to hire a full-time engineer for the development of a mobile app.

Salary / Work Conditions
Scaling Team
Hiring
Engineering
Product
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