I’ve been really quiet on this blog, and I’d like to explain why. For some time now, I’ve been collecting material that’s not specifically discussed as part of my CSM classes. Some of this additional material has been featured on this blog … but not all. I’ve been wondering what to do with this additional … Read more
This post is for Jenny and Michelle. Jenny because she pointed out that I haven’t written a blog post for a while, and Michelle because I was discussing the topic of this post with her. More specifically, Michelle and I were discussing how, when introducing Scrum, different individuals are often at different points of learning. … Read more
“Why Scrum?” is a webinar that I gave today (Friday, 26 June). This is a difficult topic to talk about because every organization has a different reason for adopting Scrum, and a 45-60 minute webinar doesn’t do it justice. The difficult nature of the talk, and the fact that I’m still tired from traveling up … Read more
My PMI presentation, “Introduction to Agile Estimating and Planning” released under Creative Commons.
My latest presentation was to the Queensland Chapter of PMI, and was a gentle introduction to “Agile Estimating and Planning.” I’d like to take this opportunity to thank the members of the Queensland Chapter for their warm welcome, and engaging discussions. You can view the presentation here, and you can find the raw materials (Keynote … Read more
I’ve been preparing a few webinars recently in order to raise the awareness of Scrum and Agile software development in Australia, New Zealand and Asia. The idea is to host a webinar and then release the material under a Creative Commons (CC-By) license for others to use. My first webinar in the series was (appropriately) … Read more