Monday, November 21, 2005

Effective Presentation Tips

Scott Hanselman’s Tips for a Successful MSFT Presentation
Scott Hanselman's Presentation Toolset
Garr Reynolds Presentation Tips
Garr Reynolds Presentation Blog
Garr Reynolds Presentation Links
Garr Reynolds Resources
Knockout Presentations
The Short Road to Great Presentations
Beyond Bullet Points
Presenting under fire: links to tips on keeping your cool
How to Get a Standing Ovation
Death by Powerpoint

Why SOA fails

Friday, November 18, 2005

C# Coding Standards

MSDN Design Guidelines for Class Library Developers
Microsoft Internal Coding Guidelines
MSDN Secure Coding Guidelines for the .NET Framework
Eric Gunnerson's C# Coding Guidelines Thread
C# Friends Coding Standards

Tuesday, November 01, 2005

Soft Dev Survey Says People, Not Tools, Matter Most

Development teams in the “best” category were
1. able to control requirements change
2. employed highly skilled people with good functional knowledge of the application domain
3. used tooling effectively
4. had project leadership.

My Favorite .Net Tools

Allocation Profiler
fxCop
TestDriven.Net
NUnit
JetBrains dotTrace Profiler (haven't used much but have heard good things...)
NDoc
NAnt

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