Hexbyte  Hacker News  Computers Asana, a work management platform, nabs $50M growth round at a $1.5B valuation

Hexbyte Hacker News Computers Asana, a work management platform, nabs $50M growth round at a $1.5B valuation

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Asana, a service that teams and individuals use to plan and track the progress of work projects, is doubling down on its own project: to shape “the future of work,” in the words of co-founder and CEO Dustin Moskovitz. The startup, whose products are used by millions of free and paying users, today is announcing…

Hexbyte  Hacker News  Computers Management Philosophy

Hexbyte Hacker News Computers Management Philosophy

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This post touches on some of my more controversial and debatable ideas on management and leadership. They stem from 8 years of experience leading engineering teams ranging from 2 to 25. While my experience has been limited to software engineering, I’m fairly certain these ideas apply to just about every trade. My explanations barely scratch…

Hexbyte  Tech News  Wired The National Risk Management Center Will Combat Critical Infrastructure Hacks

Hexbyte Tech News Wired The National Risk Management Center Will Combat Critical Infrastructure Hacks

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Department of Homeland Security secretary Kirstjen Nielsen addresses the DHS Cybersecurity Summit in New York City.Kevin Hagen/Getty ImagesDepartment of Homeland Security secretary Kirstjen Nielsen addresses the DHS Cybersecurity Summit in New York City.Kevin Hagen/Getty ImagesAs the threat of cyberattacks on the United States launched by foreign adversaries grows, the federal government has been slow to…