Agile Practices

Our Scrum Master is five years old

By |September 20th, 2013|

At our house, we use many of the Agile principles in running our family. My wife mostly plays the Product Owner role, the kids and I make up the Development Team and we randomly play the Scrum Master role.

One of the practices we have adopted is a short retrospective of our day during dinner. The […]

Agile Project Management Team Meetings (republished)

By |December 7th, 2012|

I am fascinated by application of Agile principles to non software development disciplines. I find myself doing it constantly and often with great success. This post is about how we revitalized our project management team meetings by applying simple Agile principles like collaboration, value driven prioritization, embracing change, etc.

Before discussing the details a little background […]

Agilebut – key non but-able practices (republished)

By |June 12th, 2012|

Have you ever discussed Agile with someone who said they were following an Agile methodology and then added a little “but”? They might have said something like “Yes, we are doing Scrum, but we don´t do stand-ups” or “Yes we use an Agile approach, but we have changed the length of our iterations to 10 […]