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When you're crushing your project meeting impossible timelines, but bad initial estimates you weren't involved in make it seem like you're whole team is lollygagging and blowing the budget. Le sigh.

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God this post sums up my entire past 2 years. And likely my next 1-2 years. Chasing a scope that is absolutely custom with 45+ Dev objects in my work stream that I lead. With a budget for 3 onsite + 1 offshore. All bc the pursuit and budget was sold under the guise of “they will implement best practice”.

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