Episode 231: 218 FS Don't Agree to Project Deadlines

Thursday 8 September 2016
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<p>1:06 - Jonathan suggested topic: Why are deadlines bad?</p> <p>7:30 &nbsp;Deadlines are binary</p> <p>11:28 Timelines</p> <p>12:38 Weekly conversations</p> <p>13:54 How to deal with a drop dead deadline</p> <p>15:53 How do you agree to multiple features How much margin do you put on it?</p> <p>17:05 Do you agree to what you think you can get done?</p> <p>19:41 Why do you see developers agree to deadlines</p> <p>22:06 Negotiating</p> <p>24:40 Say no to clients who won&rsquo;t agree to a deadline</p> <p>27:27 Don&rsquo;t take the risk</p> <p>27:40 Solutions</p> <p>31:13 Do you say no to a client who is insistent on a deadline?</p> <p>35:24 Projects that drag on</p> <p>38:00 Uncertain end date</p> <p>43:47 An easy trap to fall into</p> <p>44:27 Learn your lines</p> <p>47:30 Explain the downside to a deadline</p> <h3>Picks</h3> <ul> <li>Taking time off (Philip)</li> <li><a href="https://www.crowdcast.io/e/jstark5/register">How To Handle Deadlines Without Agree To Th

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