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Re: [XP] A PHB's view of agile methods

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  • J. B. Rainsberger
    ... [No reason for me to quote that, but I couldn t resist. I wanted to see it again.] ... Sadly, yes. A. What we re doing sucks. B. I know how to fix that:
    Message 1 of 45 , Nov 29, 2005
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      Jeffrey Fredrick wrote:

      > You are, of course, correct.

      [No reason for me to quote that, but I couldn't resist. I wanted to see
      it again.]

      > But at
      > the individual level I think people are less likely to look at the big
      > picture, more likely to look at "speed" instead of "velocity".

      Sadly, yes.

      A. What we're doing sucks.
      B. I know how to fix that: figure out how to do more of it faster!
      --
      J. B. (Joe) Rainsberger :: http://www.jbrains.info
      Your guide to software craftsmanship
      JUnit Recipes: Practical Methods for Programmer Testing
      2005 Gordon Pask Award for contribution Agile Software Practice
    • J. B. Rainsberger
      ... [No reason for me to quote that, but I couldn t resist. I wanted to see it again.] ... Sadly, yes. A. What we re doing sucks. B. I know how to fix that:
      Message 45 of 45 , Nov 29, 2005
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        Jeffrey Fredrick wrote:

        > You are, of course, correct.

        [No reason for me to quote that, but I couldn't resist. I wanted to see
        it again.]

        > But at
        > the individual level I think people are less likely to look at the big
        > picture, more likely to look at "speed" instead of "velocity".

        Sadly, yes.

        A. What we're doing sucks.
        B. I know how to fix that: figure out how to do more of it faster!
        --
        J. B. (Joe) Rainsberger :: http://www.jbrains.info
        Your guide to software craftsmanship
        JUnit Recipes: Practical Methods for Programmer Testing
        2005 Gordon Pask Award for contribution Agile Software Practice
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