Windows Live Writer

I’m giving the new Windows Live Writer blog editor a try to see whether I like it as much as my trusy BlogJet.  It’s way too early to tell at this point, but Live Writer seems to have potential.  I really like the Web Preview view.

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Commitments

Like most organizations, Microsoft is keen on rewarding people who go above and beyond.  Defining what “above and beyond” looks like for every individual in the company is a process we do annually called “Commitments.”  As an organization, we spend significant portions of July and August defining our commitments for the next fiscal year.  The…

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Agile 2006

Well, here I am at Agile 2006.  So far, it’s been a good show.  Here’s the list of sessions I’ve attended: Are Agilists the Bonobos of Software Development (Linda Rising) Refactoring Games (Alan Harriman & Josh Kerievsky) Demonstrating Responsibility: The Mindset of an Agile Leader (Christopher Avery) Context Driven Agile Leaders (Todd Little) Homer’s Odyssey…

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It happens every time…

<RANT> It happens every time I start a new project.  Team Foundation Server makes me choose a process template when I create a new Team Project.  But, since I’m not happy with any of the process templates I’ve tried so far (MSF Agile, Conchango Scrum, and one custom template), I end up asking myself do…

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