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  • Culture & Methods Follow 487 Followers

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

    by Susan McIntosh Follow 8 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.

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    Engineering Culture and Methods InfoQ Trends Report - January 2018

    by Shane Hastie Follow 17 Followers , Craig Smith Follow 3 Followers , Susan McIntosh Follow 8 Followers , Rui Miguel Ferreira Follow 2 Followers , Charles Humble Follow 700 Followers , Rafiq Gemmail Follow 4 Followers , Ben Linders Follow 18 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.

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    Culture: a Farming Tale

    by Manny Segarra III Follow 0 Followers , Susan McIntosh Follow 8 Followers on  Nov 07, 2017

    Culture and diversity are major factors for performance of a company, and influence its long-term success. Impacts include hiring practices, career development and direction, productivity, creativity, communication, and results. This discussion identifies cultural elements and their influence on behavior and production, and how diversity augments performance and company dynamics.

Culture & Methods Follow 487 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.

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Louda Peña from Thoughtworks on Making Diversity Normal

Posted by Shane Hastie Follow 17 Followers , Louda Peña Follow 1 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 487 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 487 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 487 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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Key Takeaway Points and Lessons Learned from QCon London 2015

Posted by Abel Avram Follow 5 Followers on  Apr 01, 2015

This article summarizes the key takeaways and highlights from QCon London 2015 as blogged and tweeted by attendees.

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DIVAs Weed Them out or Nurture Them? Five Best Practices

Posted by Michael Nir Follow 0 Followers on  Jan 05, 2015

Five Best Practices to nurture the DIVAs in our organization: Learn to observe behaviors. Frame outcome of behavior. Define impact of outcome. Follow: cycle of feedback. Learn to give credit 2

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Q&A with Nadja Macht on Innovation, Flow and Continuous Improvement

Posted by Ben Linders Follow 18 Followers on  Jul 28, 2014

Nadja Macht, Flow Manager and Coach at Jimdo, talks about balancing flow and slack time in teams, doing visual management with Kanban boards and deploying retrospectives for continuous improvement.

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Remote Working Works

Posted by Tom Howlett Follow 0 Followers on  Mar 24, 2014

5 years ago we left our office and decided we could work as effectively from home. Today we're closer, collaborate more, recruit better and work more effectively. This is the story of how we work. 5

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