I'm going to be giving a few talks and workshops over the next 3 months. Hope to see you there. Scrum User Group of South Africa (Cape Town, South Africa) - October 2017 - Workshop: no one is as smart as all of us - rebooting collaboration. Learning Outcomes: Understand the characteristics of good collaboration; understand what are the favourable conditions for collaboration; gamestorm new approaches to collaboration. (more…)
This article was originally posted on April 20, 2013. Much has changed since then on my development and it is worthwhile reflecting back since then.
...for a long time now I've wanted to chart my Agile journey. It started 3 years ago and because I aim for continuous improvement personally and professionally, this journey will not be over any time soon.To understand the above statement I feel I need to explain that before I fell into Agile, Scrum, to be specific, I had been a Project Manager delivering projects rather successfully using traditional or waterfall methods for 10 years already. I resisted Scrum for 3 months and when the magic started happening, despite my confused feelings about letting go and not trying to control everything all the time, I became an instant convert. (more…)