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Valve is the Coolest Software Development Shop in the Universe
If you haven’t had a chance yet, take a few minutes to look at the Valve New Employee Handbook at Valve is best known for their Half-Life, Team Fortress, Left 4 Dead and Portal games, along with the Steam gaming platform. They put out a great product, and the Handbook shines a light into the process of developing great commercial software. Some of the main points: There are no management positions. That’s why Valve is flat. It’s our shorthand ......

Posted On Saturday, May 5, 2012 1:05 PM

Diamond in the Rough - Ken Schwaber talk/slides

It was refreshing to see Ken Schwaber take a fundamentally different approach to "the Scrum talk". He focused on the body of software development research, and how the results of this research leads us towards certain sounds practices - which are also tenants of Scrum. Links:

Posted On Monday, June 6, 2011 11:47 PM

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