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Code Climate Alternatives: Comparing Software Delivery Tools

June 30, 2021
Kelvin Gobo

In today’s post, we’ll cover code climate alternatives, and how they can help team leads to scale their development team.

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8 Ways to Improve Developer Productivity So Everyone's Happy

June 30, 2021
Michiel Mulders

There are several ways to improve developer productivity. You can focus on culture, tools, education, or even lifestyle. Let’s explore how.

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Managing Developers: A Guide With Practical Tips

June 30, 2021
Andrew Bryant

Managing developers requires a shift in perspective. In addition to general management practices, learn these tips for managing developers.

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How to Interview a Software Engineer: A Guide With Steps

June 30, 2021
Juan Reyes

The process of how to interview a software engineer for your team can be a daunting task. Learn about common pitfalls and how to avoid them.

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What are DORA Metrics and How Do They Improve Dev Teams?

June 17, 2021
Ben Lloyd Pearson

DORA metrics are a research-based set of dev team metrics that provide an excellent high-level view of an organization’s health. 

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Eight Questions I Had Every Day As A Dev Team Lead

June 2, 2021
Nick Hodges

Here are eight metrics that I wish I had available to me when I was a software development manager.

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Customize Your Engineering Metrics Dashboards in LinearB

May 7, 2021
Nick Hodges

Introducing Custom Engineering Metrics Dashboards 🚀 I’ve been a Software Development Manager without the right metrics.  Believe me, it’s a challenge. But you don’t have to be like I was anymore. Now you can not only have metrics to give you insight into what your development team is doing, but you can view those metrics […]

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WorkerB Developer Automation from LinearB

May 3, 2021
Nick Hodges

Automate manual code process tasks with WorkerB from LinearB. Repository information comes to you instead of you having to hunt for it.

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Brain Time vs. Butt Time: Improve Developer Productivity

April 22, 2021
Nick Hodges

You need Butt Time of course. But Managers should not be insisting on a lot of Butt Time. To improve developer productivity, what you really want to foster is Brain Time.

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3 Useful JIRA Analytics Integrations

April 16, 2021
Eric Goebelbecker

Jira analytics tell you how well your development team is doing. Here are three of the best integrations, and the metrics you should for.

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Code Climate Alternatives: Comparing Software Delivery Tools
Kelvin Gobo

Code Climate Alternatives: Comparing Software Delivery Tools

In today’s post, we’ll cover code climate alternatives, and how they can help team leads to scale their development team.
8 Ways to Improve Developer Productivity So Everyone's Happy
Michiel Mulders

8 Ways to Improve Developer Productivity So Everyone's Happy

There are several ways to improve developer productivity. You can focus on culture, tools, education, or even lifestyle. Let’s explore how.
Managing Developers: A Guide With Practical Tips
Andrew Bryant

Managing Developers: A Guide With Practical Tips

Managing developers requires a shift in perspective. In addition to general management practices, learn these tips for managing developers.
How to Interview a Software Engineer: A Guide With Steps
Juan Reyes

How to Interview a Software Engineer: A Guide With Steps

The process of how to interview a software engineer for your team can be a daunting task. Learn about common pitfalls and how to avoid them.
What are DORA Metrics and How Do They Improve Dev Teams?
Ben Lloyd Pearson

What are DORA Metrics and How Do They Improve Dev Teams?

DORA metrics are a research-based set of dev team metrics that provide an excellent high-level view of an organization’s health. 
Eight Questions I Had Every Day As A Dev Team Lead
Nick Hodges

Eight Questions I Had Every Day As A Dev Team Lead

Here are eight metrics that I wish I had available to me when I was a software development manager.
Customize Your Engineering Metrics Dashboards in LinearB
Nick Hodges

Customize Your Engineering Metrics Dashboards in LinearB

Introducing Custom Engineering Metrics Dashboards 🚀 I’ve been a Software Development Manager without the right metrics.  Believe me, it’s a challenge. But you don’t have to be like I was anymore. Now you can not only have metrics to give you insight into what your development team is doing, but you can view those metrics […]
WorkerB Developer Automation from LinearB
Nick Hodges

WorkerB Developer Automation from LinearB

Automate manual code process tasks with WorkerB from LinearB. Repository information comes to you instead of you having to hunt for it.
Brain Time vs. Butt Time:  Improve Developer Productivity
Nick Hodges

Brain Time vs. Butt Time: Improve Developer Productivity

You need Butt Time of course. But Managers should not be insisting on a lot of Butt Time. To improve developer productivity, what you really want to foster is Brain Time.
3 Useful JIRA Analytics Integrations
Eric Goebelbecker

3 Useful JIRA Analytics Integrations

Jira analytics tell you how well your development team is doing. Here are three of the best integrations, and the metrics you should for.

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