[LMB] OT: Sig

Louie Chubb louie at chubb.wattle.id.au
Mon Feb 27 22:37:49 GMT 2017


The best software company I worked for did the dual track payscale thing. It
had a minimum of management and marketing to keep things running well, which
worked for around 15 years before some investors came in who gutted the company
for a quick sale. That still rankles.

LucyC

On Mon, Feb 27, 2017 at 05:50:51PM +0000, Marc Wilson wrote:

<snip>

> I worked in one place where they had a technical track and a management
> track, and the pay scale on the tech track went right up to senior
> management levels, so they could retain good tech talent without them
> having to go to the dark side.
> 
> It works in the Army, after all; a Sergeant Major makes more than a 2nd
> Lt. 


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