Proof of Work

Steven NgCommunication, Productivity, Project ManagementLeave a Comment

Progress versus Proof In developing Assign It To Me, we had a lot of interesting discussions about the definition of “What am I working on?” In our previous life, the only way we got the answer to that was to either have your team send you a status report (which nobody liked to do) or to ask them. Both methods were … Read More

Boring, But It Works

Steven NgDesign, SoftwareLeave a Comment

Hot or Not If I surveyed a hundred people about how pretty our user interface is, I would bet that about half would say “meh”. And that’s OK. Assign It To Me is boring, but it works. First off, beauty is subjective. Beauty can help sell, but beauty won’t keep customers around. If it did, enterprise software in general would … Read More