Most developers shouldn’t know or care about the database technologies.
Turn releases into something for Marketing, not Engineering
Trying to close more tickets “doesn’t scale”
If management wants different outcomes, only they can change the system.
Known or unknown, the thing about technical debt that leadership needs to understand.
Agile is not to control, measure, or micromanage teams.
Shifting left is not merely shifting work earlier.
An incomplete list of costs for maintaining marginal products that are not easily measurable in dollars.
Cost of delay, opportunity costs, etc. are not easily calculated