Managing Uncertainty and Risk

If You Disclose Your Roadmap, Don’t Do It the Microsoft Vista Way

March 19, 2011
Vista Uncertainty - Square

Only you can decide whether your company must publicly disclose your product roadmap. But never disclose anything before you know what it really is, whether it works, whether customers even need it, or when you can deliver it.

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The Perfect Requirements Myth

March 18, 2011
Checklist

Many teams have a lot of angst about product requirements documents. Like the code your developers write, it will never be perfect. What can you do to reduce the angst?

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The Secret Sauce: Managing Uncertainty and Execution Risk

March 5, 2011
Uncertainty

Uncertainty is the missing link in how we plan and execute software projects. By asking one simple question for every project, long before you start, you can have a very good idea how many challenges you are likely to face along the way.

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