What Happened to Software Development?by@Cheopys
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What Happened to Software Development?

December 12th 2019
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by @Cheopys 23,715 reads
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Microsoft's early greatness was the direct result of a corporate culture built around enabling unbroken concentration and the disappearance of that greatness is directly attributable to abandonment of that awareness. The company built a culture around recognition of Flow, enabling entering and maintaining that condition because that was how we did out best work. We worked 70 or more hours a week and we were lucky to get 4–6 hours of actual work done in that time; all the rest was wrestling with the checkin system, with its unfinished and barely-working quality gates as obstacles.

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