I think it's very important to remind people they have more control over their career development than they think. The resources you mentioned are so on point!

Also, thank you for recommending me! 🙏🏻

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Investing in yourself and your knowledge is a great investment anytime! Appreciate the recommendation for my newsletter Nicola!

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Great resources and advice. I also have a free resource for engineering managers in Notion: https://gum.co/emresources

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Oct 5·edited Oct 5Liked by Nicola Ballotta

3 parts I liked best: Books, Tools and Networking.


I read all of them except 'Make Time', and completely agree with the recommendation. I would add:

1. The making of a manager by Julie Zhuo

2. Extreme Ownership: How U.S. Navy SEALs Lead and Win

3. It Doesn’t Have to Be Crazy at Work


Thanks! I downloaded the Turkeyblocker, it's $39 now :)


This can bring you huge benefits. Done write, it's almost like free coaching :)

Career opportunities, fascinating conversations, improving your skills. This one gave me a huge boost.

Thanks for the high-quality content!

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This type of article is super cool! The best thing you can invest in is yourself so I’m glad you’re giving good ways to do that

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Great issue Nicola, thanks for the mention 👍

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