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Subject:  Re: How much it costs to build a site like eBay? Date:  12/11/2012  10:51 PM
Author:  RHinCT Number:  16362 of 16456

For some reason that reminded this old (IT, MIS, DP, whatever) guy of something...

Somewhere in my paper archives is a folder titled Truth Hurts. One item in there is a photocopy of an article - perhaps from Datamation* - dating back to sometime in the 1970's titled "Staffing of the Albatross Project". This bit of satire outlines the staff required to complete a doomed-from-the-start project within the impossibly short time frame pro