Technical Leadership: The Often Overlooked Skills and Responsibilities of a Technical Team Leader
Mar 11, 2015
A Technical Team Leader should demonstrate capability in three main areas which are often overlooked: Team Support, Technical Excellence, and Innovation. In the course of preparing TTL's, organizations tend to build capacity in one the three areas, but rarely in them all, which results in a deficiency in the TTL's capabilities and performance. Read more about these capabilities in this article.
Interview and Book Review: Scrum Shortcuts Without Cutting Corners
Nov 17, 2014
"Scrum Shortcuts Without Cutting Corners" by Ilan Goldstein is a must read book that delivers real world examples on how to effectively implement and embed Agile in your team or organisation.
How managers as leaders can make your team more successful by Marta Jasinska Posted on Jun 21, 2012 2
Gil Broza on Individuals and Interactions, Empathic Leadership and Growing solid Teams
Jan 09, 2014
Gib Broza talks about his book "The Human Side of Agile", how to become an empathic leader, building solid teams that provide enduring and stable high performance. He provides some pragmatic advice for leaders in self-organizing agile teams on how create and nurture an environment which brings out the best in the team members.
Apr 15, 2011
Roy Osherove talks about the challenges and opportunities of being a software team leader. He shares his hard won experiences in growing teams, their members and influencing behaviour. Being a software team lead is about getting out of your comfort zone, creating trust and commitment in your team but also about knowing about team maturity levels and the different approaches needed.