Monthly Archive: May 2014

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BC Day 6 – Agile Scrum Immersion

Happy Monday! So we’re kicking this week off with a two-day Agile Scrum Immersion course at the Improving office in Addison (run by Ty Crockett). Wednesday we’ll be back in the code, and I hope to finish what work we need...

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Boot Camp Day 5

I managed to adjust my schedule today and was rewarded with a much shorter commute and being able to get to work an hour earlier than I have been. I’ll be sticking with getting here by 8AM or earlier, and leaving...

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Boot Camp Day 4

My commute took an hour this morning (25 minutes more than usual) I assume because of an accident further south than I could even see after an hour of driving. Gonna try to leave an hour earlier tomorrow morning and...

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Boot Camp Day 3

So we started the day with a Scrum meeting. Yesterday we went over TDD/BDD, OOP principles, Object Modeling for the “Consulting Game,” and practiced some simple C#. Our first exercise today is wading into the Squire tests (by Tim Rayburn)...

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Boot Camp Day 2

This blog was destined to be ugly, and there’s not much I can do about it at this point (writing it retrospectively). All I have to drop here is a few notes I jotted down during the day. We went over...

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Boot Camp Day 1 – Orientation

Whew, long day. Finally got the boot camp kicked off after a month of anticipation! It looks like we have a great boot camp team, and I’m excited about working through the program with this group of guys. Also happy...