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A note to college students using forums to do research
Recently, on a software development forum, a person who shall remain nameless posted the following Hi, Is there good material available on the net/elsewhere for the following topics? 1. Transitioning an Organisation to Scrum 2. Scrum Team Dynamics Thanks Name Withheld to protect the guilty Of course one of the first answers the nameless one got was a link to LetMeGoogleThatForYou Here's a quick checklist to follow before asking geeks of ......

Posted On Monday, April 26, 2010 1:41 PM

Using Wordpress as a client to GeeksWithBlogs

I am really missing the tools in wordpress, that seem to be absent from GeeksWithBlogs [GWB].


The biggest two are being able to store drafts and being able to set a publish date.


I have done a little research on google I have not been able to find anyone saying that they have used Wordpress as a client for GWB, let alone a how-to. 

Anyone got any clues or suggestions?

Posted On Friday, April 23, 2010 8:53 AM

The Unspoken Truth About Managing Geeks
Late last year, Jeff Ello wrote a great article for cio magazine entitled "The Unspoken Truth About Managing Geeks" ( If you are a non-geek managing geeks you will find this article enlightening. It doesn't provide much in the way of soltutions, but it does show you how you can stop digging the hole that you're in, deeper than it already is. In the event that you are a geek with a manager that just doesn't get it, then just ......

Posted On Thursday, April 22, 2010 3:43 PM

The only metric with any value
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Posted On Monday, April 19, 2010 12:20 PM

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