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I've learned this the hard way as well - I tended to quote time very
optimistically and almost always got burned. I'm definitely getting better
though! I haven't got an official fudge factor though - I should develop
On Tue, Jun 10, 2008 at 4:11 PM, Nancy Allison <maker -at- verizon -dot- net> wrote:
> Peter says:
> >Let us know how you fare. We can always use new values for our fudge
> and I say Yeah! Say, let's all share our fudge factors. Mine is somewhere
> between 2 and 3. Slowly identified from years of providing ridiculously
> optimistic time estimates (as discerned in hindsight).
> What's yours?
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