Sun.May 08, 2022

The Problem With Software Estimates

Professor Beekums

I’ve written about the technical challenges of coming up with estimates in software development before. What I’ve neglected to talk about is that one of the biggest problems with getting accurate estimates, particularly for large projects, isn’t technical.

A Management Maturity Model for Performance

Alex Russell

Nobody wants to do bad work, but until they know what it is they're trying to do — or if they don't know why they're doing it — how do they know that they're doing good work? There's just this void. If you don't know why, you don't know you're good.