Tag Archive: agile

12 Reasons To Avoid Individual Code Ownership

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Reading Time: 7 minutesCoding is a form of art, and artists are very attached to their pieces. That visceral attachment is what makes programmers passionate and intense. That can be a good thing, but it can also lead to problems. Unless the entire development organization has only one or two developers, individual code…
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The Economy of Software Development

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Reading Time: 5 minutesMeetings are unpopular In development organizations, software engineers often question why they need to spend time in meetings and tracking their work. They label time spent not coding as “ritualistic overhead”, “agile bureaucracy” and a waste of time. This point of view is natural, as developers learn to write code…
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