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Hi, I'm Matthew. I've had leadership experience at companies such as Facebook, Amazon, AMD, Palm, Juniper. My roles have included manager, director and chief of staff. I've been in management for over 15 years, having lead teams from 5-40 people both local and across national boundaries. I occasionally blog (https://use-cases.org/) and post on Quora regarding software management topics. I'm also very hands-on having experience or understanding in low level to high level, front end to back end. I personally missed out on having mentors through my early career path. Having learnt the lessons the hard way, joining Plato as a mentor will hopefully help other emerging managers in their decision making to ensure that they don't need to make the same mistakes. My particular management interests lie in engineer efficiency and effectiveness, cognitive load, effective triage, leadership as a discipline, engineer growth and development, and anything that grows leaders. Looking forward to interacting more with all of you. I'm currently a Engineering Manager at Amazon, however my involvement with Plato is as an individual and I am not representing Amazon or it's views. Any stories represent composite individuals reflecting back on my expereince. All my opinions are my own.
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