Lara Hogan

I'm an engineering leadership coach and consultant. Previously VP of Engineering at Kickstarter, Engineering Director at Etsy.

I champion engineering management as a practice, getting comfortable giving presentations, and celebrating career achievements with donuts.

Worksheets & Tools

Each of the following management and leadership tools are licensed under Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.

I've created these tools to help you manage your energy drain, set expectations with your team, game plan your 1:1s, and so much more! They stem from the most-common topics that come up in my coaching practice, and I use them throughout my management workshops, too.

Please enjoy them, share them, and attribute them back to Lara Hogan!

Holding Balanced One on Ones Holding Balanced One on Ones worksheet Example compensation calibration Example compensation calibration spreadsheet Delegate Messy, Unscoped Projects Delegate Messy, Unscoped Projects worksheet Questions for your first 1:1 Questions for your first 1:1 worksheet Onsite Interview Loop Onsite Interview Loop template Setting Communication Expectations Setting Communication Expectations worksheet Setting Expectations Setting Expectations worksheet Revamp a Meeting Revamp a Meeting worksheet Manager Voltron Bingo Manager Voltron Bingo worksheet Defrag Your Calendar Defrag Your Calendar worksheet Management/Leadership Philosophy Management/Leadership Philosophy worksheet