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Re: Part V: Soft Skills They Don't Teach You in the Manual
focusembedded   3/23/2012 2:22:59 PM
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Most engineering management ranks are full of people who didn't like engineering enough to stay with it long enough to become good engineers.  Then they're in a position where they feel vulnerable that the people they manage know they don't have good enough chops to do it themselves.  And the social dynamic there becomes utterly terrible.  The only good engineering managers I've seen were completely ego free or have been in engineering 20+ years themselves -- and that's very rare.



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