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Livin' on a Prayer -- The Importance of Plan B

Glen Alleman over at Herding Cats has a great presentation up on the importance of risk handling by having a Plan B based on the Shackleton Expedition.  583 more words

Project Management

Friday Funnies - Crazy Critter Edition

TGIF! We survived another week. I’ve been getting my ducks in row so didn’t have much time to figure out a blog. Instead, I thought I share a couple of short videos. 95 more words

Writing Life

You Don't Have to Say Please on The Soccer Field

“We” started soccer recently. I say “we” because it is a family affair – we all go and cheer on our 4 year old at practice. 380 more words

Working Moms

You Don't Have to Say Please on the Soccer Field

“We” started soccer recently. I say “we” because it is a family affair – we all go and cheer on our 4 year old at practice. 380 more words

Like herding cats...

We’ve all heard the expression, right? But who would attempt such a foolhardy enterprise? Cats are proud, unique, individual, single-minded beings not to be messed with by the likes of us mere mortals. 181 more words

Family Life

Universal Insider

I’m normally pretty even keeled. No great highs or lows. Usually. Sure, I get depressed (clinical diagnosis once upon a time). And I get sillily happy and prone to Snoopy dancing when good things happen. 115 more words

Writing Life

Elicitation of Requirements

Back in the day (I sound like my grandfather) of Waterfall projects, the elicitation of requirements was a complex and tedious process.  Interviews, workshops, reading (and re-reading) process maps, diagrams, technical documents… months could be spent digging out requirements for a project.   1,046 more words