FDD: Navigating Independent Consulting with Failure Driven Development
An expert is someone who knows all points of failure in a given realm. Knowing what NOT to do is as important as knowing what TO do. Drive your Development by learning from others' Failures.
Dustin Thostenson is an independent .NET consultant, leading Delta3Consulting. He has been a developer and trainer in the Des Moines, Iowa area for the last decade and a half. Experiences span from developer to educator to architecture and mentoring roles. To keep it interesting he helps lead the Iowa .NET User Group and volunteers in Central Iowa. To keep it real he spends time with his wife and 4 kids. To keep it random he tweets @dustinson
Meeting Location : Gravitate
5:45 PM - 6:15 PM: Free Pizza & Soda / Announcements
6:15 PM - 7:45 PM: Presentation
7:45 PM - 8:00 PM: Drawings & Giveaways
PLATINUM SPONSOR -- QCI
in 1995, QCI has grown to be one of the largest, Iowa-based, technology consulting firms, one client at a time. There is no secret to our success. We simply hire the best people and support a culture that is obsessed with delivering excellent service to our clients. In QCI, our clients have a partner that is large enough to provide highly skilled consultants across a wide area of expertise. Our dedication to client service has resulted in a long term relationships through which we understand that placing the interests of our clients first is the key to being a trusted partner.