There have been a few "Updated Joel Test" posts in the last 5 years or so. Do you agree with this one? If you haven't heard of The Joel Test, it's a 12-item, dead-simple checklist for evaluating the effectiveness of a software team by Stack Overflow's Joel Spolsky. Two decades since its original publication, what's changed?
Evaluate web accessibility within the Chrome browser. WAVE is a web accessibility evaluation tool developed by WebAIM.org. It provides visual feedback about the accessibility of your web content by injecting icons and indicators into your page. No automated tool can tell you if your page is accessible, but WAVE facilitates human evaluation and educates about accessibility issues.
A while ago, I was introducing the Kanban Kata by Hakan Forss to a team that was struggling to meet their deadline. They had failed twice before and their jobs were in jeopardy. Implementing Continuous Improvement and Kata helped the teams create better processes and remove bottlenecks.
[Note: bear with us while we update our code blocks for the blog! This post is probably best viewed in Chrome at this time, but ymmv] Activate dark mode for Slack with an automation script. Here's how to write a bash script to re-darken Slack on MacOS with a single command.