1. Myth: You have to hire “ninjas”.
2. Myth: Programmers need to work in quiet, without interruption.
3. Myth: Start-ups run hot, so we’re just gonna have to burn everyone out.
4. Myth: Looming deadlines necessitate shortcuts.
5. Myth: Developers should take ownership of their code.
6. Myth: You need a quirky hiring process.
7. Myth: Specialization is essential.