Understanding vs Developing Software

In a recent WSJ article on technical talent gaps, the executives quoted were certainly anxious to innovate, quick to complain about the cost of development talent, but unimaginative in considering solutions.  So how did we get here over the past two decades? In the...
Software Superstars of Agile Talent

Software Superstars of Agile Talent

If it is true that companies are hiring more contingent labor, and that trend disproportionately benefits superstar employees, then our software developers are agile talent superstars! Why is this?  Let’s consider the labor economics that make commodity labor...