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Overcoming 7 Common Pitfalls of Transitioning to Agile

Johanna Rothman will be in Edinburgh in next week with Gil Broza, and she has agreed to do a free evening session for the Lean/AgileScotland community on the night before the course starts. Date: Wednesday 21st May, 7:30pm Venue: Wolfson … Continue reading

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Is planning waste?

Following on from yesterday’s post Is the Planning Game dis-respectful, I had a conversation with Dan North @tastapod . He started by saying detailed planning isn’t just waste, it’s wrong. By which he meant if you do a detailed plan … Continue reading


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Is the Planning Game disrespectful?

Last week I was at the Lean Agile Scotland Conference 2012. Liz Keogh @lunivore gave an excellent keynote on respect, as in respect for your co-workers. More details here. The recording will be online at some point, and I suggest … Continue reading

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How do you get a baby in less than 9 months?

There is a popular adage among project managers that no matter how many women you put on it, you can’t get a baby in less than 9 months.  Personal experience would seem to bear this out. Our daughter was 10 … Continue reading

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