Tech needs better leaders

Team procrastination

Procrastination is the art of postponing work until it’s just too late to do it well. We start with good intentions and plan to get stuff done, only to end...

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Technology needs you!

Coding is hard and software development is even harder. There is an intimidating amount of stuff you need to know in order to be a programmer. Why even attempt to...

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Scrum is for managers

I’ve been pretty critical of Scrum in the last years and I’ve spotted a trend in the reactions I’ve been getting on my blog posts. Some people agree and chip in...

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Your leaders should code

The I in ICT does not stand for "computers". Hell, even the C doesn't. Yet when we talk about the IT department of a company, we envision a basement full...

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How to attract senior developers

There is a shortage of experienced developers and when it comes to job offers, most of us get our fair share on a weekly basis. Most job posts, however, are just...

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Scrum: New Age homeopathy for software teams

Get rich quick! Lose weight without diet or exercise! Build high-quality software faster with Scrum! Somebody is making a lot of money out of these programs and it's usually not you. Large companies have...

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The art of lean planning

It's 2018 and we still see companies making upfront project plans. JIRA backlogs, Excel and MS Project. These plans are made at the time we know nothing about the problem...

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