Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) is able to coordinate the work of hundreds of agile teams. But can it also be useful on a smaller, more common scale or will it just slow things down? In this talk

Extreme Self-Organization: A Workplace with No Managers

When we think about self-organization the obvious context is a team. Everyone in the Agile and Scrum world have heard about self-organized teams. We expect a boost of engagement and productivity when people aren’t told how to

Just When You Thought You Couldn’t Refactor Anymore

This talk will bring you on a refactoring journey. It starts from code that is easy to write but hard to read, and gradually advances to a level where the 4 C’s of good code are satisfied:

Communities of Practice for Agile Organizations

Agile working and cross-functional teams have the ability to silo organizations into teams, programmes and functions. This leads to duplication or work, a reduction in sharing knowledge and worse cuts people off from their support network. At

From Heart of Agile to Guest Leadership

This presentation starts from the “heart of agile”, which is nothing more than Collaborate – Deliver – Reflect – Improve, and passing through the Collaborate channel, gets to the role of the manager as a “push-to-pull” umbrella,