How to Manage Developers by Micro Acquisitions

How to Manage Developers

For marketing, design, and sales professionals: learn how to write technical specs, communicate your vision, and manage developers effectively.

What You'll Learn

Technical Specs

Use developer lingo to articulate unambiguous requirements, sketch data models, and design wireframes.


Tips and strategies to source, hire, and negotiate rates that yield the most code for your buck.


Scale your engineering organization as a non-technical manager with these daily, weekly, and monthly processes.

What's included?

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Paradigm Shift
Introduction to managing developers
6 mins
Developer terminology (29+ concepts)
28 mins
Creating Technical Specs
Writing a technical spec
35 mins
Data Modeling
20 mins
Creating ERDs
9 mins
[Bonus] Data modeling examples
45 mins
Hiring developers
24 mins
Pricing and negotiations
7 mins
[Bonus] Contractor legal template
Managing, scaling, and retaining talent
30 mins