Your hiring process might be broken if…

After 20 years in IT I’ve experienced some poor hiring practices from both sides of the equation. Some of these include (in no particular order): When looking at your hiring process value stream it becomes evident that the time between each “phase” is measured in weeks and it’s not because you’re waiting on the candidate. …

Agile and Estimates and Contracts! Oh My!

Over the last six months, I’ve been mulling over one of those subjects that has often been a stumbling block for IT providers considering adoption of agile for their customers’ software development projects. The dilemma revolves around contracts and estimating projects. The two tend to go together. Once you have one figured out it seems …