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Never Send a Human to do a Machine's Job: An Interview with Steve Povilaitis[interview]

In this interview, Steve Povilaitis of LeadingAgile sits down to talk about some best practices surrounding continuous delivery, how the movie The Matrix sparked the idea behind his upcoming presentation, and why famous boxer Mike Tyson can be considered a follower of the agile mindset.

Cameron Philipp-Edmonds's picture Cameron Philipp-Edmonds
The Curious Case of Waterfall Sprints[magazine]

It isn't unusual for a project team to believe that adopting a mix of waterfall and Scrum can deliver the best of both worlds. According to Steve, nothing could be further from the truth. In fact, Steve retraces a real project that quickly disintegrated into an absolute disaster.

Steven Zachary's picture Steven Zachary
Why Communication Is Key to the Agile Process[article]

We should all be much more active about improving our communication skills to be better at our jobs, but also (and more importantly) to make the most of the people around us. Whether you’re giving or receiving information verbally or through writing, no matter what your job is, communication is key.

Emma Armstrong's picture Emma Armstrong
Management Myth 33: We Need a Quick Fix or a Silver Bullet[article]

A new approach to projects or a new tool is not a quick fix or a silver bullet. Too often, you have ingrained, systemic problems that require a cultural change. That doesn’t mean a new approach or a new tool won’t help. It can. But you also need to adjust the environment that caused the problems in the first place.

Johanna Rothman's picture Johanna Rothman
Aligning Teams, Architecture, and Governance: An Interview with Dennis Stevens[interview]
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In this interview, Dennis Stevens of LeadingAgile talks about his upcoming presentation on the value of aligning teams, architecture, and governance, along with common pitfalls organizations face when it comes to syncing up their teams, and even shares with us some hidden talents.

Cameron Philipp-Edmonds's picture Cameron Philipp-Edmonds

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