Have You Become The Reason People Leave Your Company?

Dr Stuart Woolley
CodeX
Published in
6 min readJul 17, 2023

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It’s not only management that can force people to abandon ship.

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It’s commonly said that “people don’t leave jobs, they leave managers” and speaking from my own accidental tenure in the Grand Game of Software Engineering I’d say that this statement is pretty accurate.

Whether it’s micro-management, aggressiveness, pettiness, rigid adherence to…

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Dr Stuart Woolley
CodeX

Worries about the future. Way too involved with software. Likes coffee, maths, and . Would prefer to be in academia. SpaceX, Twitter, and Overwatch fan.