How to Advocate for your Team: Everything You Need to Know with Mallika Rao

Managers Club, Interviews and Resources for Engineering Managers

Nov 7 2022 • 33 mins

Mallika Rao, engineering manager at Twitter, explains what it means to advocate for your team and how to do it effectively. She shares her perspective and tips on the promotion process, how to develop strong promo packets, why to be aggressive on promotions, working with committees, and many other tips for advancing your direct reports' careers as engineers. This podcast is a must listen if you're looking to be an effective advocate and earn the loyalty of your team!

We also discuss hiring and managing multiple teams and remote and cross-geographical team-building. --- Support this podcast: