Hard first or easy first?

Accountants have FIFO (first in first out) and LIFO (last in first out). Product designers have HFEL (hard first easy later) or EFHL (easy first hard later). …

Written by Signal vs. Noise - - Aggregated on Saturday January 27, 2018

Getting past project inertia

Whenever I am ready to start a new project, I usually sit down and start thinking about the tasks that need to be completed. And I start wondering which tasks I should complete first, second, third, etc. What often ends up happening is that I end up with such a long list of things that […] The post Getting past …

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Written by Brandon Savage - - Aggregated on Tuesday January 23, 2018

The presence prison

Are you chained to the green dot? Turn it off and break free. As a general rule, nobody at Basecamp really knows where anyone else is at any given moment. …

Written by Signal vs. Noise - - Aggregated on Thursday December 21, 2017