Status updates inform decisions

You could say that Blue should ask a more specific question or that Magenta should take a moment to think about why they’re being asked this question… and I’d agree to both arguments, but the fact remains that there are plenty of status updates that don’t fulfill their role in informing decisions. 

A good answer, one that feeds into forward momentum, has these three elements: 

  • How is the progress, in comparison to what was expected?
  • Any potential risks ahead?
  • Any interesting discoveries to share? 

Github Projects vs Zenhub

Github has announced new features that make it easier to collaborate on projects.

A whole new GitHub Universe: announcing new tools, forums, and features

Github Issues is my tool of choice for tracking tasks and bugs on bigger development projects, and we rely on notifications in the Slack project channel & Zenhub to overlay a Kanban view and workflow. Continue reading “Github Projects vs Zenhub”