Your solution works, yes. Did you consider any other alternatives? Do you have a good reason for choosing your solution over those alternatives? Read more »
What does an Agile company look like? Most discussion of Agile is about the software development methodology, therefore only the software parts of an organization. But leadership wants to be able to promise specific dates to their customers, owners or sponsors! Publicly-traded companies have specific quarterly targets to hit!
How can we bring these two sides into alignment? I’ve already covered what Agile is and why it is important, some ideas for customizing it, and some technology to enable it. Now let’s talk about making the business itself Agile. Read more »
Remember AngelFire? It was 20 years ago when I signed up to host my first little web page, establishing my initial presence on the internet. I’ve spoken before about my blogging progression, but for... Read more »
I’ve worked on a whole lot of GitHub-hosted projects, whether personal, open-source, or on contract. Sometimes using the public GitHub, and other times GitHub Enterprise. But one thing is the same: it... Read more »
I’ve been told that I’m a very productive developer. And I want you to have my techniques! Welcome to my fourth developer productivity tip: Find a test rhythm. Stop worrying about test philosophy and... Read more »
The year is coming to a close, and what does that mean? It’s time to start thinking about what the next year holds. Resolutions! Maybe a whole new approach for the year! But before you get into those... Read more »
With all the election-related turmoil this year, I thought I would share a collection of books I found useful for helping me make sense of things. The last set of books I shared were about more... Read more »