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Estimation Revisited (Part 1)

Sep 26, 2019 | by Andrew Smith, Principal Architect | Tags: Agile

In a previous blog post, I explored the challenge of wanting to be agile, but also wanting certainty. One place this shows up is in how we deal with estimation. In this blog post I take a deeper look at estimation and projections.


What is ECMA Script?

Sep 19, 2019 | by Jon Opdahl, Software Engineer | Tags: Web Development

Have you ever heard of ECMA Script? What about ES5? ES2015? ES2018? If you have even been on the periphery of the front-end web development ecosystem, you may have run into some of these acronyms before, but may have a less than clear picture of what they all mean. My hope is by the end of reading this article, you can confidently decipher the meaning of these different acronyms and understand how JavaScript came to the place we are today.


Top Places to Work

Sep 13, 2019 | by Rich Lineback, Director of Business Development, Professional Services | Tags: Company Culture

On Thursday, 12 September I traveled to the Ron Pearson Center in West Des Moines with Hass Machlab to receive, on behalf of ISE, an award recognizing our company as one of the Top Workplaces in Iowa for 2019. 


Meet Our Team: Cassie Lacina

Sep 05, 2019 | by Daniela Williams, Project Manager | Tags: Meet Our Team

Welcome back to the Meet Our Team Q&A series. My name is Daniela Williams, Project Manager at ISE, and I’ll be asking ISE team members questions to help give insight into what makes us tick. 

Today I'm interviewing Cassie Lacina, Human Resources Representative, and usually the first person prospective employees need to impress.