Agile Tales

THINGMONK Conference 2015


agile content conf 2016

2016 found me at a new company with brand-new teams and at the beginning of an agile transformation, which means that I will face with a lot of new challenges that will hopefully lead to new accomplishments as well.
Watch out for the blog posts about my recent impressions!

Agile Values and Teams

As a really great experience I had the pleasure to think together with Allen Holub at the Agile: principles, practices and architecture workshop on SDD Deep Dive conference.
We discussed a lot of topics in connection with agile, how it is misinterpreted and misused within a lot of companies, what useful practices can be used in order to define and develop a team's own process for working together efficiently and the connection between the organisational structure, the working process and the architecture.

How Can We Facilitate Effective Meetings?

I was always wondering why it is one of the biggest complaint from software developers that they need to attend too many meetings that do not represent added value to their work. I guess we could easily solve this problem with a change in the mindset of meeting organizers, facilitators and attendees as well... SIMPLE STEPS could make a BIG DIFFERENCE in our meeting culture and our meetings could worth the time we spend on them if we would follow the hints below.