Perfect or Ideal?
When we set out to improve our legacy code and reduce the technical debt, should we go for perfection or for an ideal solution? Should we be perfectionists or idealists? The two may sound similar, but they have important differences. This is a reaction to an email by Jonathan Stark. He sends out a daily email about starting and improving your business. In one of these emails, he explains the difference like this: Perfectionism is a refusal to accept any standarshort of perfection.Idealism is the practice of pursuing ideals, even if they are unrealistic.Perfectionism is about rejection.Idealism…
May 19, 2021