The Manager as Debugger

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文章讨论了好的 engineering manager 与善于 debug 的工程师的相似之处,都要从多个角度对系统进行观察进而深入理解,遍寻蛛丝马迹,力求从根本上解决问题。

Managing teams is a series of complex, black boxes interacting with other complex, black boxes. These black boxes have inputs and outputs that can be observed, but when the outputs aren’t as expected, figuring out why requires trying to open up the black box and see what is going on inside.