Tag: workarounds

I Never Want to Talk to You Again

The county where I am currently working has one of the most wretched computer systems in creation.  Everything is messy: it is just workaround on top of workaround.  There are so many places where you can do real damage.  For example, how do you handle a new salary schedule?  Just overwrite the old one. And

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Not too long ago I put this one word sign on my desk:  Workaround? The meaning being that I should constantly ask myself “Is this a workaround?”  If yes, fix the root cause.  Perhaps I am working around a person I don’t trust?  That has to be addressed too. Workarounds arise when you have to

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