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office politics for the thin-skinned developer View all Proposals office politics for the thin-skinned developer Software projects rarely fail for technical reasons. The icky, gooey human aspects of our teams and organizations regularly present structural obstacles around which a solution simply can't be programmed. "Office politics" deserves much of the derision it receives, but every virtuous person who opts out of it effectively forfeits the organization's future to others—potentially to folks who would use their power malevolently. Developers tend to have several disadvantages when it comes to this arena, but they can be mitigated with greater awareness and can ultimately be overcome with intelligence and leverage. In this talk we'll discuss how to gain awareness of the human systems that govern organizations and—through the use of examples and illustrations—we'll high...

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