Month: February 2019

Play Card Methodology, Pt. 5

A sprint is a core element of the popular Agile project management framework which facilitates an iterative and flexible approach to completing deliverables of a project. In a sprint’s planning phase, the requirements are reviewed by the team, scored based on effort, and assigned accordingly. This approach is especially helpful when project requirements change over …

Seven Lessons #4: Failure should be our teacher, not our undertaker

In walked a candidate for a job that I was seeking to fill. As the interview commenced, I rolled through the standard litany of questions to gain an overall picture of the candidate’s skills. I then asked for the candidate to describe their greatest failure. They paused only briefly and stated that due to their …