Most engineering managers instinctively think of productivity as complex processes like workflows, solutions, and deliverables expressed in purely quantitative terms. The result is a dynamic that’s usually counterproductive. But there is another way.
Retros aren't just an Agile thing, they're a critical way to empower engineers and enable them to be in charge of their own improvement.
Developers and the organizations they work for are always searching for ways to improve productivity. However, most strategies leave a lot to be desired. Learn why developers prefer the SPACE framework for tracking and improving productivity.
Tracking metrics like lines of code written is a recipe for frustrated developers and poor efficiency. DORA metrics shift that focus to really understand what drives developers so their productivity can be effectively tracked and improved over time.