If you’re looking to motivate and resonate with your team of engineers, TED Talks should be a go-to resource for you. They feature insights from the world’s top engineers and creative minds. Here are five TED Talks that anyone who manages engineers needs to absorb.
The average American worker has fifty interruptions a day, of which seventy percent have
nothing to do with work. –W. Edwards Deming
It would irritate anyone. Your team has an assignment, and everyone has a strategy on how to proceed. Then, changes happen. Upper management keeps shifting the deadline, causing everyone involved to feel stress. Or perhaps your organization is in a state of flux, where work schedules, building protocols, and breaks are continually changing. If you’re in charge of a group of people, you feel their stress. While you empathize with them, you’re also responsible for keeping them focused and productive. Here’s how to effectively lead–even as schedules change.