A possible source of conflict between MBAs and tech people is scheduling related

  • In his Article - Maker Time and Manager TimeArticle - Maker Time and Manager Time

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    author: Paul Graham
    title: Maker's Schedule, Manager's Schedule
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    , Paul Graham highlights a major difference in how different types of professionals manage their time
  • tech people operate mostly on a maker schedule while managers operate on a managers schedule
  • combining these is a common cause of conflict, where the workflow of tech people is disturbed while managers find the tech schedule ineffective
  • looking at this could be an additional help when looking at conflicts between tech and non tech people