A detailed comment on the practice of estimation in Software Development – a #NoEstimates post

0.0 00 OK, so a friend (who shall remain anonymous) sent me a message with some very good points bout estimation. This blog post explores those statements. It will be long, and detailed. Grab a cup of coffee, sit down and let’s do this! The first thing I’d like to comment on is the statement …

Estimates anchor (limit!) benefits while not limiting costs! – a #NoEstimates blog post about value delivery

3.6 10 Estimation and estimates are a dreadful way to run a business. The basic idea is this: Estimates anchor benefits while not limiting your costs at all. Let’s look at this statement in parts. The second part (“estimates don’t limit costs”), is self-evident. Anyone looking at the track record of software projects will see …