Book recommendations: The Lead Developer London 2019

Whether you're just starting out as a technical leader or you've been leading/managing for some time, check out the suggested resources from our speakers on communications, feedback, management and more.

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Book covers: Resilient Management, Radical Candor, Talking with Tech Leads, Difficult Conversations

Navigating Team Friction - Lara Hogan (Talk details | Video)

12/10, Good Doggo - Heidi Waterhouse (Talk details | Video)

  • The Power of Positive Dog Training - Pat Miller
    Amazon
  • When Pigs Fly! Training Success With Impossible Dogs - Jane Kilion
    Amazon | Publisher
  • Drive - Daniel Pink
    Amazon
  • Accelerate - Nicole Forsgren, Jez Humble, Gene Kim
    Amazon | Publisher
  • Making Work Visible - Dominica DeGrandis
    Amazon | Publisher

Level Up: Developing Developers - Melinda Seckington (Talk details | Video)

  • Difficult Conversations - Douglas Stone, Bruce Batton, Sheila Heen
    Amazon | Publisher
  • Thanks for the feedback - Douglas Stone, Sheila Heen
    Amazon | Publisher

Give 10%, get 110% - Kate Beard (Talk details | Video)

Eiffel's Tower - Nickolas Means (Talk details | Video)

  • How to Win Friends and Influence People - Dale Carnegie
    Amazon
  • You Can Negotiate Anything - Herb Cohen
    Amazon

Flavours of technical leadership - Pat Kua (Talk details | Video)

  • Talking with Tech Leads - Pat Kua
    Amazon | Publisher
  • Continuous Integration: Improving Software Quality and Reducing Risk - Paul M. Duvall, Steve Matyas, Andrew Glover
    Amazon

Silence isn’t golden, it’s deadly! - Paula Kennedy (Talk details | Video)