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*weekly team planning session, my first week*

They: "We don't estimate on effort required, we estimate on the number of unknowns"

Me: "How do you know unknowns?"

They: "Exactly. Also, we don't account for 0 unknowns."

Me: "What if it's a simple text change?"

They: "There's always unknowns."

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  • 1
    I like the concept.

    Not sure how that works but unknowns and the unexpected are what drive things off the rails...

    Still not sure how you measure it though.
  • 2
    @N00bPancakes I had the same questions, and quickly found out the answers:

    > Not sure how that works

    It doesn't.

    > not sure how you measure it

    You can't.
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