Getting early feedback applying Test-Driven Development

Test-Driven Development (TDD) is one of the Extreme Programming (XP) core practices, re-discovered[1] in 2003 by Kent Beck, that relies on very short feedback loops: you write the test (expectation), make it fail, write the minimum amount of code to make it pass (redundancy is accepted at this point). Write a new test, it fails, make it pass… keep running […]

[softskill ahead] The Ladder of Inference

… using this technique you might learn to get back to the facts and use your beliefs and experiences to positive effect, rather than allowing them to blind your field of judgment… Today’s fast-moving world we are under pressure to act now instead of spend time reasoning things and thinking about the true facts. Have you ever made “obvious” conclusions […]