A key part of any good team, especially an agile team, is teamwork and more importantly a team of hardworking individuals that both care about their teammates and they understand the strengths of their fellow teammates. In the sporting world you will often hear of situations where one player will attempt to play outside his
Originally published on May 16, 2010, this post goes into the simple idea of establishing trust. Trust is critical to the success of any product delivery team. Once you have it, you'll have a happy, successful workforce.
Last year I attended AgilePalooza in Atlanta. This was a one-day, cheap conference presented by VersionOne. Had some very good speakers and had some beers reflecting after the meeting. Lots of fun -- but not the same as Lollapalooza.
This blog was originally posted on January 31, 2010. The article explains the analogy/relationship between Process Manufacturing and Scrum.