Jim McCarthy makes a passionate call for developers to rise up to their call and make their software great, sharing their light with the entire world.
Jim McCarthy led the creation one of the great Microsoft teams, the Visual C++ team. Jim wrote Dynamics of Software Development from Microsoft Press (1995, 2006). His approach and observations formed the basis of Microsoft Solutions Framework and were a catalyst for and a progenitor of the Extreme and Agile programming movements. Jim partners with his wife, Michele, to run McCarthy Technologies.
The <a href="http://tinyurl.com/9lrhh99">agile CULTURE Conference</a> created by the <a href="http://www.agilephilly.com/">Agile Philly</a> & <a href="http://www.agileboston.org/">Agile Boston</a> groups brought people together to discuss the analysis, design, & hacking of culture. You can examine the pictures, & <a href="http://tinyurl.com/9qmzpgp">links from the conference</a> here.