Twenty-two years in the past, Joel Spolsky wrote an article titled, The Joel Take a look at, which outlines 12-steps for evaluating the standard of a software program workforce. On the time, Joel was working with Microsoft, constructing merchandise that had been delivered on CD-ROM. As such, his day-to-day workflow was considerably completely different than the type of work that I do. That stated, a lot of what he had in his 12-point litmus check nonetheless holds true! Which I consider is a testomony to how basic his insights had been. This week on the present, we evaluate Joel’s checklist, give every merchandise our private Yay or Nay, after which add just a few necessities of our personal.
Additionally, if you would like a fast run-down of what we mentioned, Adam summarized a lot of what we talked about in The Working Code Take a look at over on his weblog.
All that and extra on this week’s present:
… that includes these lovely, lovely folks:
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