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I’m Sorry, But Stop Apologizing

or How I Learned To Stop Worrying and Say What I Mean
By Victor Sirotek

Stop saying sorry all the time. Especially when there is no reason for it. Just say what you need to say.

How to Become a Better Pair Programmer - Part Four

Knowing what role to play and when
By Dana Jones

In the last part of our four-part series, we look at a variety of roles one can take on during a pair programming session. Are you the researcher, tester, sounding board, or something else?

How to Become a Better Pair Programmer - Part Three

Knowing your limits
By Dana Jones

Pair programming isn’t always just about working with another person. Sometimes, partnering up on a project requires you to know more about how YOU work within the partnership.

Welcome Victoria Gonda

We’re very excited to welcome Victoria Gonda to the Collective Idea family.

How to Become a Better Pair Programmer - Part Two

Getting realistic and assuming the best
By Dana Jones

Part two of our four-part series on pair programming touches on the topics of the time involved when pairing, why you should keep your ego in check, and how to assume the best of your pair partner.