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The potential failings of prescriptive advice

Being prescriptive is something I want to avoid on this blog. I have a bad habit of wanting to fix, or to provide advice based on my experience. 969 more words


On The Shoulders of Giants: A Brief History of SDLC Models.

In the most recent issue of The Annals of the History of Computing, Dr. Ralph Kneuper, of the International University of Applied Sciences, takes the reader on a journey through the history of Software Development Life Cycle Models (“SDLCs”).  501 more words


The best of northern theatre set to go bush

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Business Analysis and Requirements Engineering Standards for Information Technology Projects: An Overview

The business analyst role and related activities emerged organically from the hi-tech and information technology industries. Historically viewed as an intermediary step on other career paths, only recently has it begun to emerge as a profession in its own right. 1,331 more words


Data Analytics | Brief understanding

All of us must be intrigued with the world of analytics by now; articles, blogs, headlines, talks, mentors, teachers – All seem to relate to analytics in a direct or indirect fashion. 687 more words


Prescriptions and Descriptions

At the beginning of My Fair Lady, the linguist Professor Henry Higgins at first seems to be fairly innocent, annotating the language of those around him. 409 more words

On Editing