Monthly Archives: November 2013

Problems with Stack Ranking for performance management

Microsoft recently announced that they are doing away with the stack ranking for employee performance appraisals. Many people had blamed Microsoft’s stack ranking as the primary reason for driving away great programmers from working there and resulting in them losing … Continue reading

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How to predict if agile transformation is viable in your organisation?

The most important factor in the success or failure of agile transformation is the attitude of the managers and the developers. How do we know if the organisation has the right kind of people? In my experience, there are multiple … Continue reading

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