Andy and Craig talk about investing in growth by bringing on new hires because communication issues can get people stuck on something that doesn’t matter. Give them and yourself permission to make progress.
Andy is thinking about a new season of stress as the boys of summer return to play baseball. At the same time, he is concerned about how to efficiently and effectively onboard developers and programmers to get them up to speed.
Craig talks about hiring four people in the last month and being half way through onboarding them. It involves a lot of documentation around processes and products to introduce pairing and transfer knowledge.