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Work Plans Must Account for Project Friction

Excessive task switching greatly impairs productivity. Build such friction into your estimates and commitments.

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I overheard this conversation at work one day:

Manager Shannon: “Jamie, I know you’re doing the usability assessments on the Canary project right now. Several other projects are…




All aspects of organisational analysis: business analysis | enterprise architecture | quality

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Karl Wiegers

Karl Wiegers

PhD in organic chemistry. Author of 13 books, mostly on software. Guitars, wine, and military history fill the voids. and

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