Entries Tagged as 'Management'

Tuesday, May 12th, 2009

Programming Job Trends Part II

Read Part I It’s amazing how fast two months can fly by when you’re living on panic and adrenaline. This would have been my first week at a new company if I hadn’t jumped to a different lifeboat a couple of aisles over. I’m pleased that some of the folks from my last team managed […]

Monday, March 2nd, 2009

The Complex Manifesto

Nice post Jurgen! Instead of working out solutions, I’ve seen quite a few teams bog themselves down in debates over processes, arguments over backlog and bug tracking tools, holy wars about languages, and debates over core hours (which get really ridiculous when it comes from multinational teams).

Saturday, August 30th, 2008

Disgruntled Housewives

The internet provides a new outlet for desperate housewives. Here’s a Facebook thread that I found amusing last week. I think we’ve all been there, whether it’s with a behemoth of a Dot Com trying to stay afloat, or a dinky little startup trying to make a splash. I happen to know that her husband […]