Engineering management in the time of coronavirus - Samuel Serban | #LeadDevLive20:40 930 views 94% Published 5 months ago
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Speaker: Samuel Șerban (Head of Hong Kong Engineering, Bloomberg)
As unprecedented situations occur, as a company it is your duty to ensure the safety of your employees. As such, you've made the decision to work remotely; you've made sure everyone's safe and that they can connect to your systems. Their Instant Bloomberg (IB) dots are green.
But the hard work is only starting. Keeping them happy and engaged - and responding to their mental health needs - is crucially important for your team's success (and ultimately that of your business). In this talk, I will share a story from Hong Kong - close to the epicentre of the global coronavirus pandemic.
I'll discuss how the situation developed, how decisions were made and communicated, and about how engineering