…But not the problems you expect to solve. Part of what’s so amazing about Yes is that you actually can’t predict the kind of aha! moments you’ll experience. So let go of any specific agenda, and let yourself be open to the serendipity of the whole experience.
…is a job. Just because your employees report to you doesn’t imply you’re somehow smarter or better. A lot of software developers — dare I say most software developers — just plain love being software developers. Don’t you confuse and don’t let your software developers confuse management as career progression — it’s just a different job even if it generally pays a bit more.