Adventures with Moving Motivators

It’s the evening of 26 July 2016 in London and I’m off to a meetup. This time it’s ‘Adventures with Agile’ meets ‘Management 3.0′ meets Percy Pigs so it’s bound to be a brilliant evening (yes I have a sweet tooth!). More specifically, this is an Adventures with Agile meetup, delivered…

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Enemies of Agile: Bad Language #2 “Deadline”

He’s Dead Jim! OK it’s not because it has the word “dead” in it, however undesirable, there are plenty of other words in the same boat such as deadpan, deadend, that don’t offend. No it’s not that as such. It’s also not because some people would like you to interpret…

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Retrospiketives

I’d like to introduce and encourage a new agile activity or ceremony: Retrospiketive [retro-spike-tive] – A time boxed meeting spawned from a retrospective to focus on a single change implementation plan. Also called a “Spiketro” for short. The name pretty much says it all to anyone already immersed in agile software development.…

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