Mark Lennox

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Mark Lennox Javascript, C#, Python, machine learning, web, devops, mobile

Black Triangles

10th July, 2014

1 min read

Afterwards, we came to refer to certain types of accomplishments as "black triangles." These are important accomplishments that take a lot of effort to achieve, but upon completion you don't have much to show for it only that more work can now proceed. It takes someone who really knows the guts of what you are doing to appreciate a black triangle.

You can read the full article over at Garage games. It's a great story and a nice bit of shorthand, especially if you get your manager to understand and use the phrase :)