Engineering manager book shelf
I don’t read a lot about management, but when I do - it is usually recommendation from somebody I admire and respect. Therefore sharing a list of books that were recommended to me, and I enjoyed reading. Deeply convinced that they helped me to grow as an Engineering Manager.
Daily operations routine is a major part of Engineering manager work. That is why important to clearly know what is expected from you and your position.
|High Output Management by Andrew S. Grove|
As much as technical competence important for the engineering manager the samy applies to understanding the product and company. It is very important to be a partner for product managers and develop future together.
|The Hard Thing About Hard Things: Building a Business When There Are No Easy Answers by Ben Horowitz|
Cherishing inspiring and healthy culture, in my opinion, contributes at least 50% of company success. And the price for neglecting it could be too high.
|Primed to Perform: How to Build the Highest Performing Cultures Through the Science of Total Motivation by Neel Doshi, Lindsay McGregor|
In the modern world, building a good relationship with people requires a better understanding of their culture. You need to learn how to read people and understand a hidden agenda.
|The Culture Map: Breaking Through the Invisible Boundaries of Global Business by Erin Meyer|