Have fun

Also known as

If it ain't fun, it probably ain't right.

Motivation

Having fun in work is a big deal when it comes to the creative process that is software engineering (or engineering in general). There will always be tasks that are less fun. Performing those tasks first will make you look forward to the fun tasks.

Applicability

This rule is applicable at work as well as in your private life.

The Xebia Essentials Cards

This page is part of the Xebia Essentials, a pack of flash cards about Software Development Done Right. You can get your own deck of Essentials cards in the Xebia store.