Showing posts from October, 2019

RIF Notes #56

“ The best advice I've ever received is, 'No one else knows what they're doing either'.’” - Ricky Gervais Goodbye Microservices – a cautionary tale. An example of preparatory refactoring – I’ve been practicing and advocating this for a long time not realizing there was a term for it."make the change easy, then make the easy change". Tech Lead – Circles of Responsibility The Death of the Enterprise Architecture Framework? Thread challenging microservices The four core behaviours of agility: Self-Organization - Scary but Powerful (Part II) Simplicity--the art of maximizing the amount of work not done--is essential. - More about microservices Don't get locked up into avoiding lock-in Why Your Privacy Is Worth More Than You Think How my colleagues and I stay sane in our open office Open offices drive all sorts of bad behavior One of the classic rebuttals to the so-called benefits of remote working is the Allen Curve The Wisdom of Pessimism Please Do Not Take