Tagged: Agile

How to Make an Agile Workflow for Your Team

Managing a team is a balancing act. They need direction, but if you’re too hands on then you can often stifle their process. What can a team leader do that doesn’t micromanage their team...

How To Recruit Great Scrum Masters

Finding a Scrum Master is simple and complex. There are plenty of people out there who call themselves “Scrum Masters”, but how do you know if the person you are hiring really is a...

Scrum: Agile Put into Practice

In our previous blog post, we wrote about Agile, a philosophy for managing projects and teams. In that text, we mentioned Agile methods, one of them being Scrum. Read the full story Read more

Scrum Introduction: Agile Put Into Practice

In our previous blog post, we wrote about Agile, a philosophy for managing projects and teams. In that text, we mentioned Agile methods, one of them being Scrum. Read the full story Read more

5 Metrics for a Startup, and How to Choose Yours

Ah, business metrics… To me, it’s the best illustration of how information overload can do more harm than good. A brief online search will provide you with dozens of “key, important, essential business metrics...

Agile and Willie Nelson

As an agile practitioner and after my PSM1 certification I became too aware of the agile principles and the concept of Kaizen, so much so that it started to dip into my personal life...

What does Agile mean to you?

In a recent encounter with agile community, I was asked ‘what agile means to me’. Simple question but difficult to answer provided the nature of question being open ended. This certainly got me thinking....

Your Developer is not a Single Point of Failure

During my years as a coder, business analyst and technology consultant, I have heard many a manager or business owner complain about their on-staff developer. I have even sometimes heard them referred to as...