Agile papercuts

I’ve worked on a few projects and I’ve tried many ways to run them. The agile manifesto is a great starting point, and should be in your bookmarks for quick reference. But when you put it into practice, your first thought is the mistakes you made last time, the lessons you learned, so you can … More Agile papercuts

2011 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2011 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: A New York City subway train holds 1,200 people. This blog was viewed about 3,700 times in 2011. If it were a NYC subway train, it would take about 3 trips to carry that many people. Click here to … More 2011 in review

Agile Is Dead

As a follow up to DDD Scotland 2011, I want to thank everyone who joined in. It’s time to reveal my ulterior motive : I did it all so I could get a blog post 🙂 So thanks to everyone who helped write the Agile Is Dead Mind Map – please feel free to join … More Agile Is Dead

DDD Scotland 2011 Open Discussion Sessions

There were 2 great discussions on the alternative track at DDD Scotland this morning, so many thanks to everyone who came. Below, I’ve posted the two mindmaps we generated. They are in .mm format. I used FreeMind (open source) to generate them. Professional Development An open discussion about how developers can be professional inside the … More DDD Scotland 2011 Open Discussion Sessions