Making good estimates (with martinis)

I typically ignore planning in this blog. Not because it isn’t important, but because it isn’t important until later. You need to be able to deliver if you want your plans to mean anything.

However, there is one topic that I think worth discussing: estimating your work. I find this worth discussing because I see so many people do it wrong and suffer massive pain that they could have avoided.

Which causes deadline pressure. Which prevents them from making the improvements that would help them deliver. Continue reading “Making good estimates (with martinis)”

Drunken Estimation

My dad and I came up with a good way to estimate cost at the MMF level. Obviously, we were drinking at the time.

As I’m sure you’re aware, I rail against estimation Continue reading “Drunken Estimation”