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Empowerment Retro

October 06, 2020

Foreword The following article was originally published in 2015 by my friend, colleague, and mentor, Mike Caspar . As he’s retired and in…

An Agile Not-for-Profit Organization

February 29, 2020

Guidelines that Encourage Action If you feel that work needs to be done – it probably does. So, go ahead with it. If you feel responsible…

Certification Path for UX Leads

September 13, 2019

Starting with PSF (Professional Scrum Foundations), a crash-course in iterative & incremental product development with self-organizing…

Certification Path for Testers

September 13, 2019

Starting with PSF (Professional Scrum Foundations), a crash-course in iterative & incremental product development with self-organizing…

Certification Path for Scrum Masters

September 13, 2019

Great Scrum Masters have a well-developed interpersonal intelligence (an eye for team dynamics), excellent group-facilitation skills, broad…

Certifications: “If I Were You…”

September 13, 2019

Considerations for Individuals — My Advice When individuals approach me with questions about training and certification, the conversation…

Does Your Team Produce ‘Bugs’?

September 08, 2019

Sub-title: Not Every Defect is a ‘Bug’ “Name It to Tame It.” Dr. Dan Siegal coined that phrase as a way of handling difficult emotional…

Velocity: Escape this Pitfall!

June 17, 2019

The map below illustrates a classic problem with the common use of 'velocity' as a metric. Scenario Your family travels each weekend to a…

The Art of Agile Product Documentation

November 20, 2018

A Workshop Facilitation Guide This sense-making workshop helps teach a team how to simplify valuable documentation and reduce wasteful…

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