Aish Dahal at StaffPlus London 2023

Learn how to navigate the challenges of being a principal engineer and build a strong network of peers at StaffPlus London 2023 with Aish Dahal's expert guidance.

Key takeaways
  • Create a shared vision and understanding of challenges.
  • Build trust through active knowledge sharing, empathy, and well-reasoned explanations for dissent.
  • Find common ground and seek alignment with other principal engineers.
  • Break down organizational barriers and work effectively with peers in other parts of the company.
  • Actively listen to others’ viewpoints and perspectives.
  • Show interest in others’ work and offer help when needed.
  • Attend industry events, join online communities, and participate in staff plus groups to expand your network.
  • Set up one-on-ones with people you find interesting or who have given you good feedback.
  • Seek out opportunities to collaborate with other principal engineers on projects or initiatives.
  • Share your expertise and insights with others, both within your team and across the organization.