Let Us Pause to Reconsider (Again)

Posted June 26, 2001 | Leadership | Leadership | Amplify

The recent slowdown of the dot-com area has given many people plenty of time to reconsider software practices and principles. What went wrong? What could we have done differently? How did so many smart people fall into something that wasn't going to work?

About The Author
Dwayne Phillips
Dwayne Phillips has been a computer and systems engineer with the US government since 1980. He coauthored It Sounded Good When We Started, Working with People on Projects with Roy O'Bryan and wrote The Software Project Manager's Handbook, Principles That Work at Work , now in its second edition. Dwayne Phillips can be reached at d.phillips at His Web site is
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