The Lean Mindset is a collection of research results and case studies from companies applying lean in product development and delivery. A lean mindset according to Mary and Tom Poppendieck is about “developing the expertise to ask the right questions, solve the right problems, and do the right thing in the situation at hand”.Interview with Simon Brown about Sustainable Competence by Ben Linders Posted on Nov 14, 2013
Why are some teams successful while others are less than stellar? Can teams use processes to do their work? How can managers help teams to become better? And do we need incentives to improve the quality of software? InfoQ did an interview with Simon Brown about sustainable competence for continuous improvement, balancing people and processes, and software quality and architecture.
Linda Rising Talks About Incentives at GOTO Amsterdam 2013 by Ben Linders Posted on Jun 18, 2013
Does Agile Limit Financial Rewards for an Individual? by Vikas Hazrati Posted on Dec 22, 2010 5
Distributing Bonus to Agile Teams is Like Playing with Dynamite by Vikas Hazrati Posted on Mar 24, 2008 16
Mongrel, 2500 Lines, and Economics
Feb 03, 2008
In this presentation @ QCon London, Zed Shaw explains the impact Mongrel's 2500 lines of code have had. He also goes into what makes a project successful (good documentation, make the product is to install and extend, etc) and how companies can get on the good side of open source projects they use.