Silos are Everywhere. I’ve worked a few different places. And in every place I’ve heard the buzzword phrase: “We are too siloed.” It isn’t limited to software developmentā€“it happens everywhere. Until recently I thought “silos” were negative. Perhaps you have too. In the context of software development, speaking of them tends to hold an antipathetic […]

I’ve been in the technology realm for over 15 years now. In every place I’ve worked, from brand new developer to architect, there is a common problem. The technology team tends to be very separated from the people who use what they create and support. There are support representatives who take calls, emails or chats […]

Stuff here could apply to other industries and professions. I work in technology, so that’s the spin. If you work in technology you have seen ugly things. Not many of us want to work on them. They’re the old relics of software teams past, where all product knowledge has disappeared. The projects you want to […]