Ward Bell talks about his experience moving from the developer side of the table to the owner / manager side of the table, how he learned to translate developer speak, tips for developers when working with stake holders, and how to handle poor requirement specs for a job.

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Recording date: 12/07/2023

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  • 00:30 Welcome
  • 01:22 When Ward changed from consultant to owner manager?
  • 08:36 Sponsor: Ag Grid
  • 09:40 What's an example of an excuse developers give?
  • 12:34 How do you interpret answers to the problem you're trying to solve?
  • 16:22 Meet the user
  • 20:51 Break down the problem and chip away at it
  • 24:17 Sponsor: IdeaBlade
  • 25:20 How does a developer have time for it all?
  • 40:04 Final thoughts

Podcast editing on this episode done by Chris Enns of Lemon Productions.