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Learn from the Mistakes of Others

Posted by Alison Lloyd  on  Sep 04, 2015

Alison Lloyd examines some less-than-stellar occurrences in non-software fields, drawing out some ideas that she hopes will make software development a little less painful.


The Importance of Culture - Building and Sustaining Effective Engineering Organizations

Posted by Randy Shoup  on  Jun 21, 2015

Randy Shoup discusses several important aspects of engineering cultures: hiring and retention, ownership and collaboration, quality and discipline, and learning and experimentation.


Build a Learning Organization the Kanban Way

Posted by Karl Scotland  on  Feb 01, 2015

Karl Scotland introduces the Kanban Canvas as a tool for applying Kanban Thinking in a hands-on session with participants learning how the different parts can help enabling continuous improvement.


Heuristics for Becoming A Learning Organization

Posted by Karl Scotland  on  Nov 23, 2014

Karl Scotland advises changing the perspective and using an experimental approach based on trial-and-error for organizations that want to evolve through learning.


Huh? Nah! Mmm? Ahh! : Changing Organizations by Focusing on People

Posted by Matt Ballantine  on  Nov 09, 2014

Matt Ballantine shares the approaches that have helped him to successfully deliver change in organizations by focusing on emotional reactions, stages of learning, old vs. new, peers influence.


Lean Enterprise

Posted by Barry O'Reilly  on  Oct 29, 2014

Barry O'Reilly discusses how to embrace a culture of continuous experimentation and learning, to adapt the organization’s design, and transform the business to an adaptable, resilient Lean Enterprise.


Programming Exercises

Posted by Terry Yin  on  Feb 14, 2014

Terry Yin explains different programming exercises, outlining the difference in their effectiveness.


Advanced Groovy Tips and Tricks

Posted by Ken Kousen  on  Feb 12, 2014

Ken Kousen presents advanced Groovy features, such as closure coercion, mixins, simple runtime metaprogramming, operator overloading, drop and take, overlooked methods in the Groovy JDK, and more.


Leading a Learning Organization

Posted by Andrew Clay Shafer  on  Feb 01, 2014

Andrew Clay Shafer discusses how leadership and organizational learning can be used as a competitive advantage, covering various topics: Agile, DevOps, Lean Startup, Cynefin, Systems Thinking, etc.


Offer Hope to Your Staff: Build a Culture of Learning

Posted by Sarah Novotny  on  Jan 26, 2014

Sarah Novotny discusses how leaders encourage and foster an environment that rewards learning while meeting business needs.


Games for Learning about Conflict

Posted by Ellen Grove  on  Jan 18, 2014

Ellen Grove presents a model for conflict recognition and resolution using practical games that teams can use to help clarify differing viewpoints and seek resolution.


Making Software Development Make Sense to Everyone

Posted by Jen Myers  on  Oct 28, 2013

Jen Myers discusses the need to make software development attractive and accessible to a larger audience, improving the overall development and learning process in order to have better programmers.

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