Tag Archive: Manifesto

Aug 29

Trust the bike

A while ago I read a parody of the Agile Manifesto at a Agile Coach Gathering.  Myself and other coaches laughed about this. It is often that when agile coaches meet that we laugh about things. And sometimes we cry a little. We laugh because somethime this is the only logical thing to do. We …

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Feb 05

Scaling Agile, steep mountains have slippery slopes

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A lot of IT companies are trying to work with Agile. And most of them are having some sort of success. But the bigger the company the more difficult it gets. Getting Scrum to work with development teams works in most cases but surrounding management and connecting departments have a hard time to adapt. To …

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Apr 24

Agile Scrum. What else?

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Probably the first indicator that lets me know as an Agile Coach that people don’t really know about the Scrum Framework or the Agile mindset is the way they describe what they are doing. “Yes we do Agile Scrum”. Every time someone tells me that they are doing Agile Scrum the small hairs at the …

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Dec 29

Think universal

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We people need an end to things. We like to see where we are going, and we want to round things up. Yet we like to talk about continues integration and delivering software as a service and not as a product, at least when your mind is set to agile thinking and collaborating. Every year …

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Feb 14

Manifesto

Het kan voorkomen dat halverwege een Scrum project er opeens iets gaat kriebelen. Het voelt opeens niet meer veilig en goed. De agile manier van denken is niet voor iedereen weggelegd en helaas zijn hier mensen onder in een leidinggevend of opdrachtgevers rol. Opeens is de transparante manier van werken niet meer helder. Of moet …

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