Freelancing Gods 2015

30 Jan 2009

Link: Derek Powazek - Programmers are Tiny Gods

"If you give a programmer a problem with parameters, they’ll apply every bit of genius they have to solve it in the best possible way. If you tell them how to do it, you’ll suffer the wrath of an angry God."

14 Jul 2006

Link: O'Reilly Radar > Engineering Management Hacks: The BigBook Technique

29 Mar 2006

Link: Creating Passionate Users: Manager 2.0

Going down the comparison table, I can tick 'yes' for almost all confidently, and the rest are 'close enough' for MBO - w00, go us.

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