Our own Donnie Berkholz gave this talk at our recent Monki Gras conference:
Assholes are Ruining Your Project.
[…] 3. Deliverables should not be about ‘me’ but about ‘team.’ Those who mentor and bring others along have much higher value. Enterprise projects have a reduced tolerance for assholes. […]
[…] Assholes are Ruining Your Project. Donnie Berkholz (RedMonk). – Quick talk (video) about how 3 people caused Gentoo Linux Distro to have a bad rap in 2008. Especially liked the bit about identifying “assholes” – “do you repeatedly feel bad after talking to them ? “. Must remember that. […]