Megan Chinburg (Help Scout) - Help Scout's Remote Hiring Process - S1E11


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We covered:
  • 02:31 — How Megan started her engineering leadership career
  • 08:40 — The differences between managing a remote vs co-located engineering team
  • 18:06 — How Help Scout screens for value alignment and technical competence
  • 35:38 — Help Scout’s onboarding process for new hire
  • 40:10 — Why documentation is important when onboarding new engineer
  • 41:00 — One of the best things Help Scout did early on to grow a solid remote team
  • 43:35 — How Megan sees her responsibilities as a VP of Engineering
  • 49:30 — Top two pieces of advice Megan would give to other engineering managers

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