What is Teamicide?

By |2019-11-12T11:32:21-05:00March 21st, 2015|Process|

You ever wonder if organizations even want teams at all?  I hear a lot of people in business talk all about the importance of team empowerment and how teams are vital to the business.  Then I watch what they do.  At times business act in ways that positively diminish the impact ...
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Scrum Teams Working from Home

By |2019-11-24T07:32:28-05:00February 26th, 2013|Process|

Today, I read that new CEO of Yahoo!, Marissa Mayer, has decided to curtail the number of employees who work remotely beginning in June.  You can read the story here and some interesting commentary from NPR's blog, All Tech Considered.  I excerpted  this part from the memo which I think ...
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Short Definition of Scrum

By |2019-11-13T02:43:48-05:00January 9th, 2010|Process|

I was inspired by tweet I saw today from highligthing Peter Stevens post discussing the essence of Scrum.  Here is my description of Scrum without any of our jargon. "Scrum is a framework for Teams to get work done.  Every activity, ritual and artifact found in Scrum enables the team ...
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