Let's talk about influence. As an engineer, how do you get it, earn it, wield it, or lose it?
(The answer is NOT "become a manager.". In a well-functioning org, managers have mostly separate sphere of influence. If this is not true of yours, change it or leave.)
(Thread) Heuristics for deciding on meetings. Please feel free to add yours / challenge mine.
Turns out when you start talking about harassment/being a woman in tech, folks from the internet complain to your company about how they like your technical content and it's 'fine' that you're a feminist" but they're offended that you "hate/discriminate against men". Seriously.
Let's have a thread on how I do enterprise price negotiation on my product! Think: "call us for pricing" option on a product page
This only reflects one way to approach it, and it's a complex topic so it probably doesn't even capture that in an ideal way. But I'll do my best!