The Best Process Management Book Ever! The Goal

In 2013 I read what was, and still is, in my opinion the most insightful process management book around.  The Goal by Eli Goldratt is a business book in novel format.  It follows the ups and downs of an embattled plant manager Alex Rogo, as he tries to save his plant from the corporate chopping block. […]

“Git” Outta Here!

My journey to a new Source Control Repository technology mastery is well under way.  Recently I’ve made the leap from Team Foundation Source Control to Git.  The move comes after much consideration on my part.  Why change?  Doesn’t Team Foundation Server do pretty much the same as Git?  Is it really worth the upheaval to change everything over to a Git repository?

Sigh….

I struggled with all of these questions.  Eventually I was won over by the undeniably huge acceptance of Git in both the open source and private development communities, the branching flexibility of Git, and the just downright speediness Git. […]

Do yourself a favor, setup a Kanban board RIGHT NOW!

If you’ve ever found yourself struggling to stay focused on the work you need to be doing there’s a simple tool that can help you prioritize, stay focused, and get work done faster and with better results.  All it takes is a white board, some dry erase markers, and index cards or sticky notes. What[…]