Agile Principles —40 min episode
Tiny DevOps episode #34 Lynn Thames — What do software development and manufacturing have in common? Agility.

Lynn Thames' business Excel Software Services, helps manufacturing and distribution companies with software automation. She joins me to help answer the question: What does software development have in common with manufacturing? Her answer: Agility.

Agile Principles —1 min read
How do I keep my devs busy while waiting on code review?

Don't worry about devs not having enough work. Worry on flow through the system.

Coding Practices —4 min read
Refactoring Revisited

Many people don't understand refactoring, and this leads to several anti-patterns.

Agile Principles —5 min read
Why Your Business Should Care About Small Batches

5 ways smaller software releases can impact your business

Agile Principles —2 min read
How do you respond to uncertainty?

If we're in the business of developing software, we're going to face uncertainty. Are you able and willing to embrace this?

Agile Principles —2 min read
Take the blue pill, the story ends

The one question that lies at the heart of the "big A Agile" vs "little a agile" debate.

Agile Principles —2 min read
What does an outhouse have in common with modern software development?

Old habits die hard.

Agile Principles —1 min read
Software development is inherently unpredictable

Software development isn't unpredictable because of unknown external influences. It's unpredictable because it's very nature is that of discovery.

Agile Principles —5 min read
Reader Survey Responses: NPS vs Product Market Fit

I asked my readers to do an NPS _and_ Sean Ellis Product-Market Fit survey for my daily lists. Here are the results.

Agile Principles —1 min read
Judo guns

What's the best way to concealed-carry your judo gun?

Agile Principles —1 min read
Just in time for Valentine's Day: The CUPID properties

SOLID, meet CUPID: 5 properties that make code joyful.