Feature launch: Product Explorer (video)

Feature launch: Product Explorer (video)

Your Uplevel dashboard has always shown insightful metrics about your team’s recent performance to help shape healthier future performance. While we all strive for universal best practices, we need our own unique data to benchmark growth over time. In recent...
So, you became an engineering manager. Now what?

So, you became an engineering manager. Now what?

Being a manager can feel like the natural evolution from software developer. After years of being an individual contributor, the opportunity to have a team seems attractive. You gain visibility into the rest of the organization, change how you collaborate with others,...
Looking forward: Uplevel predictions for 2021

Looking forward: Uplevel predictions for 2021

In hindsight, we were hugely productive during the tumultuous year of 2020. Considering the data (and some anecdotal evidence), we’re now looking forward to prepare for this year of continued change. What will work be like in 2021? Here are our predictions for the...
We made it: Starting 2021 with a new year, new spirit

We made it: Starting 2021 with a new year, new spirit

What started as a normal year abruptly became our most unusual one yet, with an industry-wide pivot to remote work. We worked from home, balancing surreal news updates, homeschool duties, the weight of a pandemic, and—remarkably—a standard workload. (Seriously. Our...