MultiThrashing Must Stop

In over 20 years of Agile practice and Coaching, I see patterns everywhere I go. We spend so much time feeling unique that we fail to see how very much we have in common with everyone else. Similarly, the reasons organizations have lackluster performance varies...
The Myth of Multitasking

The Myth of Multitasking

I recently had an engineer ask me, “Why does Scrum make me work so slowly? I felt like I was getting a lot more done before we started using Scrum.” It’s a fairly common question, so I thought I’d post the answer I gave him and a few details...

Sprint Planning with RoboScrum

In every new task that we will do, we often focus on the “real deal” rather than “the process” on getting the real deal. We assume that we can easily handle the situation with full knowledge or commitment. The real thing, however, is we can’t. We have a habit to...