Prep, spec, fit and finish

by Seth Godin
In some settings, more than 90% of the time and effort invested isn't in the actual 'work', but in getting setting up, debugging and then polishing the work. Heart surgery, for example, might take five hours to perform, but the actual procedure might only take thirty minutes. A piece of code might take a few hours to create, but days or weeks to be specced, reviewed, tested a ...Read the full article