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Engsplaining

Feb 18, 2020

In this episode, Laura and Lisa wax nostalgic about product specifications. It's been so long since either of them wrote one, that they can actually think of a few nice things to say! For example, they tended to keep people from releasing features with half of the important bits completely ignored. When we...


Feb 4, 2020

In this episode, Lisa and Laura discuss the many many things we expect of Product Managers and why that might be just a tad unrealistic! We also discuss a few strategies for finding the right PM for your particular product. 


Nov 7, 2019

In this episode, Laura and Lisa talk about all the reasons you're doing pivots wrong. It turns out that doing them right is really hard! Laura realizes she's going to have to talk to the engineers again if she wants to do things right, and we all know that will never happen. 


Aug 21, 2018

Laura gets waaaaay too excited about feature flags, and Lisa very kindly does not mock her too much. They discuss how to use flags to control feature launches and prevent giant merge conflicts. 

I swear this podcast was not sponsored by LaunchDarkly, but it probably should have been. 


Aug 8, 2018

Lisa engsplains Git and Github to Laura. They discuss some best practices for setting things up to be right for your particular team, and Laura worries needlessly about merge conflicts.