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Shelly Bezanson

Shelly Bezanson

Director of Release at Thoughtexchange

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Seniority

15 Years

Hierarchy

Manager of ICs

Management Experience

Building a Team
Conflict solving
Firing
Micromanagement
Feedback
Coaching / Training / Mentorship
Toxic employee
Prioritization
QA team

Industry

Computer Software
Consulting
Education / eTech

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Hi everyone! My name is Shelly Bezanson and I am currently Director of Release at Thoughtexchange, where I lead a team of 6 people. I have benefited from several amazing mentors over the course of my career and also learned a couple of management skills the hard way. I'm looking forward to meeting you!

Hey, I'm available every Thursday at 4:00 PM (GMT)

Next time slot available
  March 18, 2021
  4:00 PM (GMT)

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How Early Engagement Can Help Improve Cross-Team Communication
31 August

Shelly Bezanson, Director of Release at Thoughtexchange, discusses how early engagement through the Product Council coupled with a set of six key principles can help improve communication between different teams.

Cross-functional collaboration
Collaboration
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Shelly Bezanson

Shelly Bezanson

Director of Release at Thoughtexchange

Ramping-Up a New Person
2 August

Shelly Bezanson, Director of Release at Thoughtexchange, shares her checklist of ramp-up activities that should help with the successful and seamless onboarding of a new person.

Onboarding
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Shelly Bezanson

Shelly Bezanson

Director of Release at Thoughtexchange

Delivering Negative Feedback Effectively
2 August

Shelly Bezanson, Director of Release at Thoughtexchange, explains how she would approach an uncomfortable situation and effectively deliver negative feedback.

Feedback
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Shelly Bezanson

Shelly Bezanson

Director of Release at Thoughtexchange

Experience

Director of Release

Thoughtexchange

Sep 2014 - current

Software testing, internal technical support, internal training, release notes, feature prioritization

Release Manager

Thoughtexchange

Sep 2014 - Sep 2016

Software testing, internal technical support, release notes, release coordination

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