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ICONIX/Sparx Public Classes to Come to London

ICONIX is planning a series of open- enrollment public classes entitled Hands-On Enterprise Architect for Power Users in collaboration with Sparx Systems.

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What this site is all about.


Articles are divided into these categories:

Insightful articles about project management and software lifecycles.

Architecture and Design.

The Emperor has no clothes...

Cthulhu's Corner
Decidedly tongue-in-cheek workplace advice from the cantankerous God Cthulhu.

Opinion - basically, any articles that don't fit into the above categories.

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True Stories of Development Hell
These stories used to be the basis of the Bad Managers website. They are preserved here for your horror and amazement.

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