Posts Tagged "agile 2008"

Pomodoro-powered promiscuous pair-programming

Dec 01 2008

At Agile 2008, Gus attended a session about the Pomodoro Technique by Stefan Noteberg and has been using it since. He’s running…

Beer helped

Nov 01 2008

When Energized Work turned one year old back in June we started to give a lot more attention to our ideas to…

Lack of humble pie leaves bitter aftertaste

Aug 01 2008

A cornerstone of the agile community is collaboration. However, I came away from Agile 2008 feeling slightly deflated. Over the past few…

Energizers in Toronto

Aug 01 2008

The natural laws of software development

Aug 01 2008

At Agile2008, I watched Ron Jeffries and Chet Hendrickson talk about the natural laws of software development. Deriving agile practices from first…

Conference junk

Aug 01 2008

Sponsor marketing junk from 3 conference bags. Freebies! I’d rather not have it please.

Marketing should be held accountable

Aug 01 2008

This advert made me laugh. Then I got annoyed. “Agile squared – Agility meets Visibility.” When you read that tag line what…

A ‘nut it out’ norm

Aug 01 2008

I really like the idea of having a team norm in place to help deal with interpersonal conflict. The norm would require…

Converting business value into actual money

Aug 01 2008

At Agile 2008, Luke Hohmann from Enthiosys talked about converting business value into actual money. Luke said prioritizing the backlog by ROI…

Craftsmanship and Artful Making

Aug 01 2008

At Agile2008, in his banquet keynote, Uncle Bob proposed¬†“craftsmanship over execution” be added to the Agile Manifesto as the fifth value statement.…

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