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02:00 – Sarah Mei Introduction

06:11 – Why It’s Hard to be “The First Person”

13:27 – Transmitting Cultural Values

16:01 – What Companies Can Do

22:35 – What do you look for in a person as a hiring company?

24:46 – Setting Expectations Around Pairing Sessions

27:45 – Whisper Networks

34:08 – Performance Review

  • “How can we make you successful?”

42:15 – “I will help you find a better fit.”

  • Investment and Risk

44:40 – Communication Culture

50:43 – Empathy


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Avdi Grimm: An alternative to puts in Ruby (Coraline)
Alan C. Kay: The Early History of Smalltalk (Avdi)
RubyTapas (Avdi)
Rails Remote Conf (Chuck)
Loot Crate (Chuck)
Prints and Visual Communication (Sarah)
Artful Making: What Managers Need to Know About How Artists Work by Robert Austin (Sarah)