A common theme when chatting to Developers is that they’re searching for a company where they can truly get behind a product.
This can mean agreeing with its moral mission or even just taking pride in its reach and influence on users.
A sense of purpose is many people’s source of motivation, and Developers are no different. It’s also evident when a team’s motivation is driving the development forward.
Yes, more money and the chance to work on a technically challenging product are also important factors to consider, but this can feel empty without the knowledge that your work is directly impacting users lives.
How does belief in a company’s product affect your motivation, and is it a deciding factor when you search for a new challenge?