Mike Cottmeyer recently wrote an interesting article about whether or not managers can lead agile teams?
Organisations do need managers, for a wide variety of...
0 replies - 1684 views - 01/19/10 by Kelly Waters in Articles
New agile methodologies are sometimes criticized for simply
re-labelling old practices and calling them 'new'. Scrum in particular
is critcized for...
0 replies - 6063 views - 01/19/10 by Mitch Pronschinske in Articles
So now that we have set a little context, it's time to start
getting down to the business of talking about how to solve the problem.
About time huh? This...
0 replies - 1136 views - 01/18/10 by Mike Cottmeyer in Articles
Once upon a time there lived a very brave and adventurous young man
by the name Arthur. He lived in a large kingdom with knights and
castles and an extremely...
0 replies - 1307 views - 01/15/10 by Michael Dubakov in Articles
In this interview, Johanna Rothman, the founder of Rothman Consulting Group, tells us about her role as chairman of the Agile 2009 conference and her...
0 replies - 5273 views - 01/14/10 by Mitch Pronschinske in Videos
If you're not already a member of the Scrum development group on
Yahoo, you really should join. There's a fortune of information
0 replies - 3700 views - 01/14/10 by Jack Milunsky in Articles
There's been a lot said about certification lately. I think it's a
natural outgrowth of Agile's growing popularity. Unfortunately, I think
it's also an...
0 replies - 1636 views - 01/11/10 by James Shore in Articles
Kanban looks like it's becoming the next big trend in agile
development. With its simple, adaptive approach to work organization,
Kanban's Lean approach to...
0 replies - 6660 views - 01/11/10 by Mitch Pronschinske in Articles
I mentioned a while ago that Dennis and I were planning to blog our
way through this book we are writing. We'll, over the holidays I really
got serious about...
1 replies - 1484 views - 01/08/10 by Mike Cottmeyer in Articles
Part of our problem discussing value is that value is a pretty elusive
concept. What is valuable to me might not be valuable to you. It is
easy to blur the...
0 replies - 976 views - 01/07/10 by Mike Cottmeyer in News
When I'm giving talks or teaching a class, I often talk about how I
think about nearly everything in my life as a project. So much so that
my wife sometimes...
0 replies - 1390 views - 01/04/10 by Mike Cottmeyer in News
Software development methodologies, like the technologies they produce, have have continued their march forward. 2009 saw some significant changes in how...
0 replies - 5247 views - 12/30/09 by Mitch Pronschinske in Articles
No . . . . not THOSE three steps!Anyway, now that we're
approaching the end of the calendar year, invariably many folks are
filling out self-evaluations and...
1 replies - 7175 views - 12/30/09 by Frank Kelly in News
I may have blogged about this previously. I have written so many
blogs, I can't recall any more. However questions regarding Sprint
0 replies - 3369 views - 12/28/09 by Jack Milunsky in News
There's been a few posts over the last couple of months about
TechnicalDebt that's raised the question of what kinds of design
flaws should or shouldn't...
0 replies - 3959 views - 12/24/09 by Martin Fowler in News