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Author Craig Kaes

The Lifeboat

Hitting the ground running in a new organization is a huge challenge for a leader. We have to assess the overall health of the teams, the technical aspects of the job, the talent of the individuals, the organizational dynamics, and… Continue Reading →

Scaling the Architecture Function through Organizational Growth

In a company‚Äôs early days, managing architecture is simple. When you have a single team building a product, they all have the principles in their head and peer accountability takes care of poor choices. As a company scales, the number… Continue Reading →

Less is More

While I’ve always felt that The Best Idea should win, there was a time in my career when I really liked for it to be mine. I was quick to express it and passionate in its advocacy and unsurprisingly, we… Continue Reading →

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