Jonathan discussed his findings with us, but also strategies on how to onboard new developers, development environment and CI setup, and solutions for more long-term problems our product needed to solve beyond its initial release. Jonathan is anything but dogmatic, very open minded, but also very serious about quality and sound reasoning.
— Alexander Kaiser, Principle Architect at Textkernel
That one time I fired our QA team
I got a few complaints from developers who didn't enjoy splitting focus between dev and testing, but they admited it was better than before.
GitFlow is anti-agile
GitFlow is an error-prone waterfall process. It makes continuous integration and continuous deployment impossible. Just avoid it.
Agile isn't a religion
Agile isn't a religion. The Manifesto isn't scripture. Let's not treat them as such.