Effective Management: Getting the Best from Your Team. Pete Isensee Principal Program Manager Xbox Platform Team. About Me. Development Failures. Of 500 real world development efforts 15% cancelled or aborted Of those that lasted 25+ work-years 25% failed to complete
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Principal Program Manager
Xbox Platform Team
Of 500 real world development efforts
Of those that lasted 25+ work-years
For the overwhelming majority, there was not a single technological issue to explain the failure.
– DeMarco and Lister, Peopleware
Effective managers solve sociological problems
Effective hiring managers never settle for “good enough”
Effective managers build trust through relationships
Effective managers point the team in the right direction and get out of their way
Effective managers give feedback early & often
Effective managers accept feedback graciously
Effective managers match skillsets to work
Effective managers know when to fire people