I believe that TPMs should focus less on the perfect baseline plan and focus instead on building affordances for replanning throughout software development. At Apple, we didn’t aim for perfect plans, we perfected the art of replanning. 
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From both a professional and an academic curiosity point of view, how can one tool be subject to so much hate and yet is the industry’s go to tool for…
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Have you heard of this new movement in software development - #NoEstimates? Here is how TPMs and PMs should look at this recent movement in software…
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So, how does Apple converge a release? In a pretty unexpected way that many may consider as anti-agile in these times. Throughout the convergence period…
I get asked a lot about how we did project management at Apple. I was at Apple from 2012 to 2017. With every iOS release, we improved upon the process…
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Technical Program Managers are told to shield their engineering teams from the chaos of engineering leadership and politics. That they should only be…
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As actors within a large complex and often shifting system, the mental state of TPMs is nothing to be taken lightly. As a people manager, burnout in my…
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All systems operate on fundamental truths. These truths are the constraints which govern what a system can do, cannot do, or can be made to do…
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