226 RR The Leprechauns of Software Engineering with Laurent Bossavit

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    02:03 – Laurent Bossavit

    03:11 – The Leprechauns of Software Engineering by Laurent Bossavit

    04:52 – The 10x Programmer

    13:07 – The Custom Defects Curve

    15:33 – Leprechauns and Local Truths (Does Needing to Prove Others Wrong = Fear?)

    22:53 – The Feedback Cycles

    25:09 – Agile, Waterfall, and The Software Crisis

    32:30 – Estimations, Calibration and Assessments

    38:16 – Starting Points/Research Skills for Identifying Leprechauns

    • 1. Skepticism
    • 2. Curiousity
    • 3. Tenacity

    43:14 – The Value of Leprechauns

    46:46 – “Most of our job is learning.”

    50:44 – The Definition of “Insanity” => Experimentation

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