Resume-Driven Development

Daniel H Steinberg: Fragile Programming with RDD

(Daniel is a co-author of WROX's book about WebObjects)

I know a LOT of developers that practice RDD. Here in Victoria, where IT jobs have long been scarce, it's unfortunately been quite common to push for systems to be re-implemented from scratch using whatever the cool new technology-du-jour is so that one can get that tech on their resume. :-(

Written on April 22, 2004