What’s the difference between agile and waterfall methodologies? Different, but compatible, why can’t we just play nicely! [Continue reading] Agile vs. waterfall – what’s the big deal?
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Agile, not to be confused with agile, is a significant newish movement in software development, now also becoming a metaphor and catch-all term for business agility. The IT industry constantly borrows and adapts from older technologies and industries, Agile can trace its evolutionary roots back to a lot of different non-traditional methodologies, all looking for […]
A movement and set of principles for more efficient software development, offered as an alternative to the traditional waterfall method. Agile values, ‘Working software over comprehensive documentation’. See this comparison of different approaches.
Commitment is important in any IT project, but especially in an Agile environment. So, what will you be? [Continue reading] Chicken or Pig? It’s all about commitment
Presentation slides from the BBC16 conference, Communicate to Collaborate, how to get everyone on the same page! [Continue reading] Communicate to Collaborate – BBC 2016 conference Las Vegas
The esoteric, confusing and jargon-fulled language we use, particularly in IT, can really hold back full engagement. [Continue reading] Esoterica – mind your language!
What are requirements, why are they so useful, and some possible problems. Your no-nonsense guide to making sure you get what you want! [Continue reading] Be happy, get your requirements met!
My personal highlights from the Building Business Capability conference ‘BBC 2016’, Badass BAs, magic and IT elementary school report [Continue reading] Building Business Capability – my 2016 conference highlights
Recycling, re-use and repurposing are a big deal in the IT industry and particularly in building and maintaining software. [Continue reading] The new recycling
What is strategy, and why is it different from tactics. Change happens, but it’s good to be ahead of the game and know where you want to be. [Continue reading] What’s the big deal about Strategy? How to get ahead of the curve.