What do software engineers want from their boss? iiSM.ORG® Study asked Engineers, “if you could design your own boss, Bob, what would he do?”  
Experiment consisted of three geographically diverse groups of engineers (US, China, Australia), 30 participants in total
Participants were asked to identify their “Top 3 Priorities”
Participant were then asked to “Vote 1 Down” of the group’s priorities
Results: all 3 groups of engineers exhibited a clear preference for having a boss that Provides a clear sense of purpose, vision, and mission.  
Choice of Downs Votes were interesting!. Motivation Factors – Top 3 Priorities Requested by Creative Workers. ©2018 iiSM.ORG, All Rights Reserved. Click slide to see in context of slide deck
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