Measuring Success

“Working software” is the definitive measure of an Agile software team’s performance. It represents the net result of all the hard behind-the-demos conversations, collaboration and work within the team. It represents where the team is on its journey towards its purpose. It’s tangible. You can see it, touch it and feel it. But it wasn’t enough [...]

A New Space

With the predisposition of millennials to all things digital including showing up on the web as avatars, the notion of physical face-to-face conversation seems to be a thing of the past. Never mind face-to-face conversations, I can’t even remember the last time [...]

Agile Boot Camp

With a successful agile pilot under our belt, we were ready to scale up our transition. But where do we start? One company I had been involved with tried to do it by combining the transition effort with a big, hairy product deliverable - a refresh of our technology platform. They brought in an external development shop who were very well versed in Agile. [...]