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Chris Arcand


Engineering lead building Terraform at HashiCorp 👨‍💻 Formerly: Red Hat, NBC SportsEngine. RubyMN organizer. OSS, distributed teams, and ice hockey. I make pointless connections to Minnesota as a Minnesotan does.

St. Paul, MN


Dunbar's Number and Working Better with Those We Actually Know

Blake Fitzgerald’s fantastic observations on Dunbar’s Number and how the naturally strong cohesion between your organization’s employees can live or die based on the organization’s reaction to passing this threshold.

Makes me think of Spotify’s explanation of Autonomous Squads, as well as their approach to organization management overall, in their Spotify Engineering Culture videos.

Dunbar’s Number and Working Better with Those We Actually Know by Blake Fitzgerald

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