Remote Software Genius

Remote Software Genius

By Brad Flaugher
A weekly software entrepreneurship and management podcast hosted by Brad Flaugher, discussing the economics of hiring developers and contractors, estimating and delivering projects.

Featuring interviews (and stories of success and failure) from people who work in the industry.

email: brad@bradflaugher.com
LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/in/bradflaugher/

Topics: Startups, Remote Work, Quality Assurance (QA), Hiring, Legacy Code, Legacy Systems, Cost, Iterative Delivery, Certifications, Enterprise, Project Management, Testing, Automated Testing, Scaling Up, Scaling Down, Contractors
On Boeing and Instagram
Why do we treat all software projects the same? We can't always follow best practices, and cost needs to be taken into account. Let's discuss different stages of development of companies and projects, and let's agree that technical debt is sometimes good and necessary! If you’d like to suggest a topic or give feedback please email me at brad@bradflaugher.com.
09:54
March 24, 2020
On Houses and Software
Why don’t we approach software development the same way we approach homebuilding? Few are homebuilding experts, sure we might be handymen but we often hire teams of specialists to design, build, paint/decorate and inspect our home. Why don’t we do the same with software? Let’s discuss this for 10 minutes. WSJ article on industry salaries: https://www.wsj.com/articles/amazons-typical-worker-is-in-a-warehouse-making-28-446-a-year-1524402003?mod=e2tw If you’d like to suggest a topic or give feedback please email me at brad@bradflaugher.com
10:21
March 17, 2020