Month: February 2015

Deep thoughts and irony

I’m just putting the finishing touches to a new Requirements Dialogue Sheet for a trial run this week with some guinea pigs (see my Dialogue Sheets update blog last October for more about this). And something thought provoking has come up I want to share. If you’ve seen my dialogue sheets you will know that …

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Xanpan book 2: The means of production

Today I start unveiling Xanpan book 2: The Means of Production – Managing team centric Agile Software Development. Many regular readers will have read about Xanpan – my own blend of XP (Extreme Programming) and Kanban – and the most regular readers won’t need telling that the message behind Xanpan is…. Create your own development …

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I hate bugs (A rant)

Rant on. In software terms quality does not mean walnut dashboards, it does not mean gold plating, it does not mean polishing to perfection. These things may happen in a development team but they should not. However you define quality for a piece of software I bet it has no place for “bugs.” In fact, …

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