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Peopleware by Tom DeMarco and Timothy Lister

I've heard that in the late 80s Microsoft had a policy of handing out copies of Peopleware to every new manager. And then asking them enough questions about it to ensure they actually read it.

Microsoft no longer does this. It shows.

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