For the non-visual among you…
Programmer sits at a computer with his back to a Project Manager
Hmm, it’s quite a lot of work
Contact form: 5 days
Back-office: 8 days
OK, got it
Pan out to reveal Project Lead sitting next to programmer
I’ll send the customer the quote and I’ll let you know what happens
Zoom in on the Project Lead and Programmer
5 man-days for a contact form?? Are You kidding??
It’s half a day at the very most
Programmer (looking smug)
…But you’re forgetting the 4.5 days to test the new must-have framework
Project Lead (smiling)
Ha! Someone has to pay for it…
Sadly, this is so true.