When estimating a project using the Planning Poker method, many developers like to use a baseline estimate for a given task. For example, many developers use CRUD, the creating, displaying, editing and deleting of a Model as their baseline estimate. … [Continue reading] about A Common Agile Estimating Mistake
While the drive towards a culture of “always be testing” has existed for some time, the recent detour into software craftsmanship has helped to create a new style of getting the word out. What used to be, “Test driven development is a great way to … [Continue reading] about Why Developers Avoid Testing
Hi, my name is Clayton and I use ruby-debug. There, I said it. As a matter of fact, I use ruby-debug a lot, I use it too much and make a common debugging mistake. I’m not even solving complex problems or debugging nitty gritty internals, I’m just … [Continue reading] about Making this Common Debugging Mistake?
If you’re heading towards that dip, or feel like you’ve been stuck there for a while, fear not, it’s easy to shake yourself out of it. Put yourself on the line and increase your expectations. It’s easy to fall into comfortable relationships, … [Continue reading] about Quit Being Comfortable