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Saturday, May 5 • 12:00pm - 12:50pm
Truths, Half-truths and Sweet, Sweet Lies of Software Consulting

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I sold you my sword not my soul! An open, frank discussion of consulting in the current work environment, but with a bit of humor. We'll discuss the perils of not just being a consultant but of being a change agent in an increasingly politicized and perilous engagement climate. Topics we'll touch on are; "The customer is always right, even when they are wrong, wrong ,wrong!", "So who murdered your last Scrum Master?", and "Snake pits, rabbit holes and the dark places I must walk".

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D. Mark Haynes

Scrum Master/Agile Team Facilitator, Dmarkhaynes Consulting
I’m a renaissance man trapped in a specialist’s body. My degree is in biologist. That’s why I’m IT. I’ve worked as a software developer, with an elegant language for a more civilized age. I became a QA guy, because breaking things is therapeutic. I became a process specialist... Read More →
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Douglas Johnson

Government Contractor, Colsa Corporation
Masters in Computers Information Systems and Aeronautical Management. 20 year veteran of US Air Force. Currently working on government contract. Adjunct Instructor for computer classes for 10 years. Helped run a Science Fiction Convention in Cincinnati, Ohio for 16 years. When my... Read More →

Saturday May 5, 2018 12:00pm - 12:50pm EDT