You don’t understand your software engineers

A PSA for non-technical people in tech companies

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The true cost of a distraction

Before moving on, I want to write a little about the hidden costs of distractions. If someone requires your attention for five minutes, it doesn’t take only five minutes away from your task.

Now here’s the strange part

Since this spiked my curiosity, I asked around. And found out that in his spare time outside of work he goes and works his own projects that he’s actually passionate about.


I think not. The workplace is currently the worst place to actually do work!

What’s the solution?

Well, realizing there’s a problem is the first step. Many companies either don’t realize or don’t care.

  • More home office

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