Why your programmers just want to code

Marcus Blankenship
The Startup
Published in
4 min readApr 19, 2017

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When I interviewed Jamie for a position at ZenTech, he seemed like an enthusiastic engineer. With solid tech skills, ideas for process and product improvement, and a great team attitude, he was the obvious choice.

But, two years later, Jamie was “that guy”. You know, the one who wants to code without being bothered.

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Marcus Blankenship
The Startup

Hacker, Problem Solver, Calvinist, Geek. Author of Habits That Harm Your Technical Team. http://bit.ly/2HcjV8Z