You have been fighting for the right for your SCRUM or OpenAgile team to do the right thing and allow the TEAM to estimate the work for a project instead of having a PM, senior manager or Committee just make something up for team. Congratulations…
Then you realize.. Oh, Oh.. Now what ? How am I going to pull this off ? You will find all kinds of interesting material on the net with complex...read more
Every once in a while I’m reminded of the very important question: WHY?
If you are considering SCRUM, XP, Lean or any other Agile Framework, or if you are considering using OpenAgile...read more
Recently, I was able to witness a remarkable event in a company that is relatively new to Agile. They have several teams at about Sprint 12, with several new teams just starting up....read more
Inevitably, there will be some change to your team. Someone will leave or perhaps you will have new members joining you.
Either way, you will be asked the question “Where should...read more
I recently introduced a small software development company to the ideas of Agile development, the culture of Agile, and of course some of the fundamentals of working in incremental...read more
Recently, I had an interesting discussion with a companion about Agile Processes and the need for corporations, communities or groups to change their approach to planning and doing...read more
Recently I was watching a situation with a development team where a very important question seemed to be forgotten… WHY ? This got me thinking about the countless times I have seen...read more
I am regularly asked for examples of where Agile Practices could be used that are not related to software development.
I recently came across this video and just had to share the...read more
As many who have tried know, an Agile Transformation in a company is not always an easy process. Although most people at first are keen to participate in the idea of “changing”...read more
For many of you, there will be instances where Scrum or Agile is something a company is trying but does not really buy into or understand yet. I would like to start by saying. There...read more