Leader’s Pulse: The Changing Dynamic of Measurement and Its Competing Forces

I have been leading and managing software projects for a long time. Measuring the product and process has always caused great consternation. At its worst we measured everything that we could possibly measure. We measured so many things that, in the end, I always doubted whether it led to higher quality software, or process improvement, when in …

Leader’s Pulse: Get Your Teams the Training that They Need!

Every leader knows having a fully trained staff is essential to productivity, employee satisfaction, teamwork, and just getting the job done! This is particularly true today in technology for many reasons. I want to focus on three ideas. 1.Training for training’s sake: Training to keep up with tech changes Training as a tool for better employees …