Development

Commentary on trends in software development, ranging from tools to career shifts.

Data Engineering, Big Data, and Other Vague Vocabulary

The cross-section of software engineering and data science is home to an unusual culture of gatekeeping.
Development
7 min read

The Great Divide

Company’s adopting open office spaces and heavy Slack culture reveals the prioritization of management over talent.
Development
6 min read

Agile Suicide

Agile's unanimous success is the culprit of its own demise.
Process
4 min read

Defining Your JIRA Project's Issue Schemes

The first step to creating clear team communication in JIRA is utilizing issue types effectively.
Product
3 min read

The Art Of Technical Documentation

It's not so much our ideas that consume us, but the ability to explain those ideas to entire teams of people.
PM Tools
5 min read

Agile Development Without The Bullshit

The term "Agile Development" in product management has been bloated with jargon and meaningless terminology. Let's look at agile and get back to the basics.
Project Management
5 min read

Getting Started With JIRA

A guide for JIRA beginners to learn the basics of navigating through Atlassian's JIRA project management software.
PM Tools
6 min read

Welcome to Toddzilla

Sources confirmed that Todd Birchard, the unmistakably anonymous Product Manager from New York, has started a blog. Tech community reels in shock.
Life
3 min read