Are you a Difficult Developer?

Figure out if you have one of the 12 problem developer problem personalities:

When it comes to code reviews…

When it comes to the impact of your vacation on team productivity

When it comes making big decisions…

When it comes to the parts of the system you usually work on…

When it comes to missed deadlines…

When it comes to being asked for help…

When it comes to code quality and meeting deadlines…

When it comes to understanding the system…

When it comes to new technology…

When it comes to estimations…

When it comes to taking direction…

When it comes to making presentations to the team…

When it comes to deciding who should work on what…

4 thoughts on “Are you a Difficult Developer?

  1. Says that I am idealist, but my entire career has been focused on adding business value. I don’t agree with your scoring scheme. I spent many years as a contractor and was kept around when other contractors were let go because I understood that the products I developed were useful only in so much as the software allows people to do more useful, higher value activities. I do, however, value elegance because elegance often means the code is better.

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