Posts in Agile Coaching
Focus and Flow - How to Avoid Distractions and Get Things Done

We live in a world full of distractions. Throughout our day we are constantly bombarded with notifications from email, Slack, and our phones. Our schedules are full of meetings, and our bosses and coworkers feel free to interrupt us without a second thought. How can we expect to get anything done if we can’t focus? 

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You're Doing Scrum Wrong, and Here's How to Fix It

When the Manifesto for Agile Software Development was first published, it was not a process, but a set of guiding principles. These principles were later turned into the Scrum software development process, which gathered a passionate, cult-like following. Two of the core, foundational principles of agile development are reflection and continuous improvement. By creating tight feedback loops of iteration, analyzing the meta-process of product development, and constantly experimenting in order to improve communication and efficiency, these early Scrum teams were able to efficiently deliver high quality software while being able to quickly adapt to the shifting priorities of the business.

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