In this recent work, I have came to a model which is partly built around the 3Q's method described in this blog [update, the method is updated several time after this blog, and is published at this link]:
First, this is an idea of how we should view technical debt:
Take your time to pay for this technical debt, but let me know how you would prevent it in the future!
Blogs Related to Quick-wins StageSetup and detect code duplicates using ConQAT. This blog is a guided tutorial about setting up eclipse:
This next one is about continuous review, which is a continuous activity which should take place in all stages. At this blog, I give example of how to use continuous integration tools like Jenkins to enable continuous review: