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Visualise the problem

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29 Apr 2016

Got a wicked problem? First show me how to make toast. Agile teams have been using cards and sticky notes to visualise their work for many years now. Visualisation makes things so much clearer and easier.
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Risk-thinking vs Benefits-thinking

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30 Nov 2015

Once upon a time, there was a programme manager​ named....let's call him Bill. Bill had been asked to deliver a Big Strategic Project (BSP) that was planned to take over four years to complete and,.
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Leadership and Culture

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31 Oct 2015

​It has been said that the most important thing a leader can do is to set and maintain the culture of the organisation. In some cases I have seen, there is a lot of management but not a lot of real.
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RAG – What are you measuring?

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03 Mar 2015

I am continually surprised by how many traditional activities and behaviours survive long into an agile transformation. The Red/Amber/Green status reporting is one of them. Even allegedly Agile people.
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Prototyping – what is the MVP?

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23 Jul 2013

What if you have a great new business idea, but don't know whether it will work. You prototype it, right? Of course. But what do you prototype? How do you define what that minimum viable product (MVP).
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