Projects running for long periods will experience change. When the change is large and involves new teams, beware of Conway's Law.
Something that helps expedite development is having the minimum amount of project documentation at the right level of detail.
In my time at Atomic Object, I've worked on a range of different projects. I've begun thinking of each project as its own language.
Project Consulting Orientation refers to how the team positions itself with respect to navigating the change and uncertainty inherent in the project.
Do you ever wonder what happens when you hit "submit" on the “Tell Us About Your Project” contact form on our website? Your inquiry doesn’t just disappear.
Sometimes, it's hard to see progress on a software project. Here are three problems I’ve been able to solve by making work more visible.
A project name can create a clear and concise purpose that will help your team set priorities and a vision for the future.
Here are three strategies to put in your toolbox for resolving software project concerns, with an emphasis on early and honest communication.
Is your client asking for feedback on their team? Part 2: Let's set some goals to make the conversation productive and positive.
Is your client asking for feedback on their team? With some context and preparation, these conversations can be productive and positive.
A combination of these three practices has reduced a feeling of isolation and greatly improved my personal experience with remote team communication.
My "now, soon, future" framework for software projects makes recommendations easier to understand and more useful for making informed decisions.