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I have written frequently about what a domain model is and why it’s important to have one. Reading those posts
As consultants, our job is to find solutions to our client’s problems, yet we start with very little context or
In the first post of this series, we explained why you absolutely need to use jsonb columns in the PostgreSQL tables right now, and mildly chided you if you aren’t already.
In Part 1 we explained why you absolutely need JSONb columns in your PostgreSQL tables, and how they simplify the
Are you looking at your stale, flat relational database and thinking: “It’s so rigid and lifeless!” Do you need polymorphism?
On a recent project involving AWS Lambda and AWS CDK, I made the decision to write the Lambdas in TypeScript
When you are a leader of people, knowing the best approach for delegating assignments to a given person for any
Thinking in Terms of Roles rather than Individuals How many times has this happened to you? You’re buying a gift
We’ve all heard about the Spheres of Concern, Influence, and Control concept. But for those that haven’t considered this idea
As a product owner, what keeps me up at night is the thought that there are unknown problems lying in
When we see a successful person, what traits come to mind? Often they are perceived as natural talents or even
As a product manager, balancing the priorities of product features with their level of detail is key to shipping the
How do you support your employees who are working remotely from rural areas? Employees telecommuting via fiber Internet access have
At its heart, software development is a hypothesis testing process. Based on your team’s experience and their understanding of the
Transformations are all the rage these days. It seems like everyone’s doing one, and while the circumstances are varied, the
Last week I talked about the need to understand the monetization and commercialization opportunities of your data assets. This week
Are you a data company? If you answered, “No”, you are about to become obsolete. Harsh words perhaps, but that
The problem with many transformation exercises, whether they be of digital, agile, or some other flavor, is that they don’t
Using consultants to address challenging technology problems gives you short-term acceleration. Integrating consultants with your tech team provides for continuous
One of the issues I see a lot out in software product land are teams trying to plan and jam