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Nikhil Pandit

Nikhil Pandit

Engineering Manager at Superhuman

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Hello 👋

Unfortunately, I don't have any available slot for the next 4 weeks

    Excited to contribute to this community and hope to learn a lot myself along the way!

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    8 Years

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    Manager of ICs

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    My guidelines to successful one-on-ones.

    6 March

    While at first skeptical about one-on-ones, Nikhil discovered their importance. He tells us a few rules and tips on how he handles them now.

    Meetings
    Internal Communication
    New Manager
    Engineering
    How to detect a potential problem within your team

    6 December

    It took Nikhil some took time to detect that there was a problem with one of his engineers because his colleagues were reluctant to criticize him.

    Deadlines
    Meetings
    Internal Communication
    Team Reaction
    Health / Stress / Burn-Out
    Engineering
    How to solve a conflict between two team members

    6 December

    In order to solve an ongoing conflict between two engineers over a technical solution, Nikhil organizes a meeting with them and asks them to think about the original problem.

    Dev Processes
    Conflict Solving
    Meetings
    Collaboration
    Toxic Atmospheres
    Engineering
    The importance of proper processes and tooling in remote teams.

    6 December

    Having experienced building a remote work culture from scratch in his team, Nikhil shares some useful tips with us.

    Remote
    Team Processes
    Engineering
    Defining a path for career growth is essential

    6 December

    When one of his engineers told him that he was concerned about his growth as an engineer, Nikhil worked with him on his career path.

    Scaling Team
    Meetings
    Coaching / Training / Mentorship
    Motivation
    Career Path
    Engineering
    The importance of defining and reinforcing your company values every day.

    6 December

    Nikhil compares his experience in a company where the culture was not well defined with a company that took the time to define real company values.

    Company Culture
    Hiring
    Fairness
    Engineering
    How to deal with remote workers

    6 December

    Nikhil decides to give an engineer who wants to work remotely a second shot, despite the engineer's initial attempt not working well.

    Managing Expectations
    Remote
    Internal Communication
    Performance
    Engineering
    How to make engineers aware that they contribute to the company’s objectives?

    6 December

    Nikhil draws up an action plan to communicate to his engineers during the weekly team meetings how their day to day work impact the company-wide metrics.

    Dev Processes
    Company Culture
    Meetings
    Internal Communication
    Sharing The Vision
    Motivation
    Engineering
    What to do when your client asks for an impossible new deadline

    6 December

    Nikhil decided to state clearly that his team would not be able to meet a new deadline when one of his customers tried to move the deadline forward.

    Managing Expectations
    Deadlines
    Convincing
    Health / Stress / Burn-Out
    Engineering
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