Man Hours

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  • Logan:

    There’s a post on Quora talking about how long it’d take to build Facebook. The former CTO says 1000 man hours. Holy. Shit.

  • Evan:

    That seems reasonable and also not bad?

  • Logan:

    That’s just a lot of man hours.

  • Evan:

    That’d be ~6.5 weeks for our company, not counting interns.

  • Evan:

    Assuming we were working full time

  • Logan:

    He said 200 employees, two years.

  • Evan:

    Then…he doesn’t know what a man hour is?

  • Logan:

    Sorry

  • Logan:

    Man years