Fatal Exception: Hard Lessons in Soft Skills for Software Developers

Seven Types of Developers You Don't Want on Your Team

April 16, 2021 Bill Edmondson and Phillip Turpin Season 1 Episode 6
Seven Types of Developers You Don't Want on Your Team
Fatal Exception: Hard Lessons in Soft Skills for Software Developers
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Fatal Exception: Hard Lessons in Soft Skills for Software Developers
Seven Types of Developers You Don't Want on Your Team
Apr 16, 2021 Season 1 Episode 6
Bill Edmondson and Phillip Turpin

Good team alignment allows groups of developers to be more than the sum of their individual parts. Unfortunately, there are some common behaviors from developers that prevent this alignment. In this episode we talk about seven of these behaviors. 

  • Cowboy
  • Hero
  • Martyr
  • Mercenary
  • Caveman
  • Contrarian
  • Philosopher 
Show Notes

Good team alignment allows groups of developers to be more than the sum of their individual parts. Unfortunately, there are some common behaviors from developers that prevent this alignment. In this episode we talk about seven of these behaviors. 

  • Cowboy
  • Hero
  • Martyr
  • Mercenary
  • Caveman
  • Contrarian
  • Philosopher