Can agile be applied to any kind of project?

For the great majority of us, the term project management is related to the compilation of steps taken to develop a project from beginning to end. Most of these steps...... Read More

The Worst Estimate I Ever Gave

A Retrospective One of my first experiences as a team coach was to help the developers work with a stakeholder they found difficult because the stakeholder would constantly shift priorities...... Read More

No organization backbone : Episode 4

Agile transformation is not the same as proving agile works in a small, greenfield environment. Many agile practitioners feel abandoned because their organization does not have the backbone to support,...... Read More

The Self-Managing Team Canvas

In our team coaching efforts we have used the Team Self-Managing Canvas to grow teaminess. Teaminess is not a dictionary word, yet 😉 Teaminess refers to a feeling of being...... Read More

Agile leadership skills

Agile leaders maintain an environment of trust and support that is necessary for healthy team dynamics. Especially with all of us working remotely it is more important than ever to...... Read More

Annual planning and budgeting process : Episode 3

Succeeding with Agile beyond initial pilots is often challenging because of the Annual planning and budgeting processes. This is because going beyond the initial few Agile teams means that the...... Read More

Everybody wants to be Product Owner : episode 2

In this episode we are reviewing an all too common situation where there are many people who dictate work to the development team, but they are not willing to collaborate...... Read More

Agile within waterfall : episode 1

Agile may have entered your organization’s vocabulary, but have the mindsets evolved. It is all too common to hear Agile this or Agile that. A prefix alone will not solve...... Read More

Our summer of Covid

I don’t want to be the millionth person to tell you that times are “unprecedented” — but, just like every single professional reading this, I’ve been busy navigating what my...... Read More