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    Culture and Diversity - Why They Belong Together in Every Tech Organization

    by Susan McIntosh Follow 9 Followers , Manny Segarra III Follow 0 Followers on  Apr 21, 2018

    Culture and diversity can help a company’s bottom line, so it’s not surprising that organizations and their executive boards are focusing on ways to encourage inclusion. This article will look at specific benefits of diversity, and ways to encourage inclusion, essentially by allowing multiple voices to share in the story of the company.

  • Culture & Methods Follow 574 Followers

    Engineering Culture and Methods InfoQ Trends Report - January 2018

    by Susan McIntosh Follow 9 Followers , Rafiq Gemmail Follow 6 Followers , Shane Hastie Follow 18 Followers , Craig Smith Follow 4 Followers , Ben Linders Follow 20 Followers , Charles Humble Follow 796 Followers , Rui Miguel Ferreira Follow 3 Followers on  Jan 23, 2018

    At InfoQ we regularly revisit the topics we focus on based on the technology adoption curve. This article provides a view of the topics we see as being important to the community at the beginning of 2018. Some new topics have appeared since 2017 and there have been some significant shifts in what matters to individuals, teams and organisations over the last year.

  • Culture & Methods Follow 574 Followers

    Soft Skill Patterns for Software Developers: The “Learning from Unintended Failures” Pattern

    by Kevin Jackson Follow 1 Followers on  Dec 05, 2017

    Soft Skill Patterns describe human behaviours that effectively solve recurring problems. The "Learning from Unintended Failures" pattern helps us improve the resilience of a system after a failure. The pattern follows 4 steps: identify a failure, quickly resolve any immediate impact, analyse root cause and system behaviour during the failure, and finally generate and implement improvement ideas.

Culture & Methods Follow 574 Followers

Culture: a Farming Tale

Posted by Susan McIntosh Follow 9 Followers , Manny Segarra III Follow 0 Followers on  Nov 07, 2017

Culture and diversity are major factors for long-term company performance. Impacts include hiring practices, career development and direction, productivity, creativity, communication, and results.

Culture & Methods Follow 574 Followers

Oldies in Tech: Hiring and Getting Hired

Posted by Don Denoncourt Follow 3 Followers on  Sep 06, 2017

In this article Denoncourt provides advice for older job seekers along tips on to get and do well in interviews. Employers will gain new perspectives on selecting and hiring older coders.

Culture & Methods Follow 574 Followers

Louda Peña from Thoughtworks on Making Diversity Normal

Posted by Louda Peña Follow 1 Followers , Shane Hastie Follow 18 Followers on  Aug 02, 2017

Following on from the awards and recognition that ThoughtWorks has received for inclusiveness, InfoQ spoke to Louda Peña about what it takes to foster a genuinely diverse and inclusive workplace. 1

Culture & Methods Follow 574 Followers

How to Communicate Better in Distributed Teams

Posted by Savita Pahuja Follow 2 Followers , Arjan Franzen Follow 0 Followers , Hugo Messer Follow 1 Followers on  May 26, 2017

In this article, Hugo, Arjan and Savita explain how their distributed agile framework can help distributed teams communicate better. Actionable practices that help you communicate cross-geography. 1

Culture & Methods Follow 574 Followers

Teams and the Way They Work

Posted by Simon Reindl Follow 0 Followers on  Mar 18, 2017

What does a team look like, and what do they have to help them be a successful team? This article discusses some of the tools and techniques that teams use to become and maintain team effectiveness.

Culture & Methods Follow 574 Followers

Developing Quality Software: Differentiating Factors

Posted by Cynthia Freeney Follow 0 Followers on  Mar 02, 2017

The level of software quality attainable is reflective of organizational commitment to a range of quality factors covering environments, experience, skills, education and processes.

Culture & Methods Follow 574 Followers

The Top 5 Problems with Distributed Teams and How to Solve Them

Posted by Hugo Messer Follow 1 Followers on  Sep 17, 2016

In this article, Hugo Messer, a seasoned distributed agile practitioner, shares the top 5 challenges distributed teams face. Based on 10 years experience, he shares practical solutions. 3

Culture & Methods Follow 574 Followers

Lynne Cazaly on Making Sense using Visual Communications

Posted by Shane Hastie Follow 18 Followers on  Dec 05, 2015

Lynne Cazaly spoke at the recent Agile New Zealand conference on the importance of clarity and sense-making in a world where VUCA (volatility, uncertainty, complexity, ambiguity) is the norm.

Culture & Methods Follow 574 Followers

A Case for Diversity in Our Workspaces

Posted by Sallyann Freudenberg Follow 1 Followers on  Jul 23, 2015

Dr. Sallyann Freudenberg makes a case for supporting neurodiveristy in our workplaces. 1

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