Teams, Coaching & Facilitation
Top 10 Signs of Unsound Agile IndividualsYou may not always notice at first, but you may come across certain individuals within agile product management circles who although they may consider themselves practicing agile principles, may in fact not be. Here are a couple of tell-tale signs on how to identify unsound agile individuals, or get some indication that someone isn’t grasping agile as it is meant to be:
Retrospectives are an essential part of any organization running agile software development. I don’t care if you’re running scrum, kanban, scrumban, it doesn’t matter. Reflecting on how you are doing and working to get better is essential to team success throughout and morale. And when teams don’t run retrospectives, the reason is rarely about tools, or workflow or anything like that. It’s time.
These are complex times. From rapid technological advances to fast-changing customer demands, IT professionals face an always-growing list of challenges.
It’s been called a “second pandemic” — the mental health implications of the global health crisis, political unrest, economic uncertainty, rising unemployment, social isolation, remote work, home schooling, and so much more.