Jim and Michele McCarthy discuss the Core Protocols that make a common platform for an organization’s culture design.
Ashley Johnson identifies key principles for high performance product development teams, and explore which of these we can and cannot control in virtual teams.
Brendan Marsh and Kristian Lindwall present what they believe an Agile Coach is, give some insight into the daily life of an Agile Coach at Spotify & explain why they believe Coaches help others win.
David Tanzer takes a look at the current status of software development and suggests what a team can do to stay competitive, and what a developer can do so his/her employers still need him over time.
Terry Yin explains different programming exercises, outlining the difference in their effectiveness.
Olivier Gourment explains, step by step, how any team or organization can adopt Agile code reviews which are known to reduce the costs of defect fixing by half.
Tom Santero explores the various configurations of distributed teams, dissecting both productive as well as undesirable qualities that emerge when working remotely. We will postulate that distributed teams are novel and worth considering, but ultimately impossible to reduce and replicate.
Nikola Karpisek tells the story of decorating his house using an agile approach: a small board and convincing the contractors to use yellow post-it’s.
Francois Mazoudier shares some of the stories he came across while building businesses from scratch to IPO, academic models he developed and several real life examples.
Dana Caulder discusses how to improve team communication and delivery, aligning processes and tooling for iterative improvement, processes to mitigate team member turnover and speed-up onboarding.
Oliver Szymanski reviews the pros and cons of several frameworks and tools when one attempts to use them in an Agile environment.
Sue Johnston advises on communicating with different types of personalities starting from known psychological principles with the aim to improve relationships at work and in daily life.