Month: January 2010

McKinsey on Agility

A recent McKinsey quarterly has a piece on organizational Agility, “Competing through organizational agility” by Donald Sull. It s a reminder that “agile” means something outside of the software world. That said, the piece is a little disappointing. The piece doesn’t say anything particularly new. The only insight I gained from it was separation of …

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The return of XP?

An interesting prediction from Kevin Rutherford for 2010: “I predict that 2010 will be the year that eXtreme Programming returns to centre stage.” I tend to agree with Kevin, while his logic is sound I would offer an alternative rationale for the return of XP. It goes like this… XP can be viewed from two …

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