Month: June 2015

Xanpan update

I’m glad to say I’ve just completed a minor update to Xanpan: Team Centric Agile Software Development. The new version is available right now from LeanPub, updates to the physical copy on Lulu will follow in time. These changes are really just to make the book a bit more professional. The new version has: A …

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Scarcity, not Slack

Question: What is the opposite of Slack? Or, perhaps a better question: What is the problem to which Slack is the answer? Lots of software people like to advocating the benefits of slack for development teams. I’m not talking about the popular collaboration tool Slack, rather I’m talking about Slack in the sense discussed by …

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Agile Banking conference

For the record… OK, so I don’t loose the URL… Despite my scepticism about Agile in Banking environments, particularly investment banking, I’ve also become convinced that those who are attempting Agile enablement/transition/working/change in a banking environment need help! Specifically I think they need their own conference. Having looked at some of the available conferences I …

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