Recruiting the Elusive 10x Programmer

Recruiting the Elusive 10x Programmer

Everyone involved in the recruiting process within the tech sector is desperately hoping to come across the 10x programmer. This number, based on a 1968 study by Sackman, Erikson and Grant describes a ten-fold difference in productivity and quality between great...

The Four Most Expensive Words In The English Language

Senior Management constantly wonders why software projects go over time and over budget. For anyone that has had a major renovation or an addition put on to their home, it’s been shown over and over again that the four most expensive words in the English language are...
A sortable view of Ontario’s hot technology startups

A sortable view of Ontario’s hot technology startups

If you’re like me, you’ve been frustrated in trying to understand ‘who’s who’ in the technology sector in our province. Mark Evans and I have taken the bull by the horn and produced this WordPress app (click here) of 180+ startups in Ontario which met the criteria of:...