On the celebration of firefighting

On the celebration of firefighting instead of fire prevention (via @martinfowler):

https://twitter.com/mipsytipsy/status/1340524584886444035?s=20

https://twitter.com/mipsytipsy/status/1340531173143896065?s=20

Charity Majors (@mipsytipsy) Tweeted:
<CTO> I don’t know why, but I can’t seem to get my folks to even WANT to stop firefighting all the time.
<me> what kinds of things get them praise and recognition, or the admiration of their peers?
<CTO> :badpokerface:

Charity Majors (@mipsytipsy) Tweeted: It is a rare leadership team that has the discipline to celebrate the team that brought avg deploy lead time down from 5h to 15min — thereby preventing 80% of outages and cutting recovery time in half — instead of the person who was getting paged all night with a scary bug.

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