Which Tool When?

I know why you ask, but…

There are tons of tools, and it’s hard to choose. However, if we focus on how and why we use these tools, we will ultimately be more productive.

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Fair Question

We can explore some models that help a little in the “Fair Question” section. If you’re looking for a “which tool when” model that works for your adoption efforts, look through these posts.

But we can also explore concepts that will drive real value in the “Better Questions” section. Look here for guidance on the “why” and the “how” of working in better ways.

Better Questions

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