Footnote of the Day

, Aug 19, 2007

Mark Masterson:

“Project”, as used here, being defined as “that strange unit of work where a pointy haired group has determined scope, cost and time a priori, and now wants to know how much effort will be involved to achieve these preset goals, where any answer that does not meet the a priori effort figure which is hidden in the pointy haired group’s minds will be instantly rejected.”