04 Mar '12, 11am

finally added a twitter link for each post on Jay Fields' Thoughts

The point I was trying to get at was: how does this scale? If every developer chooses what is best for them, is that necessarily best for the organization? How do we balance between the business value of increasing individual productivity and the business value of reducing maintenance costs or development risk? If we have to make compromises to achieve better scale, who should make these decisions, and how? The usual developer argument -- "this is more productive for me, and increasing my productivity is good for the company" is good as far as it goes, but most developers incorrectly assume these interests are 100% aligned when they are in reality probably only merely overlapping.

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