railroad switch

Scrum language: Delivery and Sprint Boundary

Executive summary: Introducing the terms “Delivery Team” and “Sprint Boundary”, in order to help to understand and adopt the Scrum framework.   Evolution is not limited to biology. Adaptive changes happen in human culture and society all the time. It is the way forward. As such, language


Scrum Events Cheat Sheets updated

Executive Summary: Downloadable PDF cheat sheets you can use to facilitate the meetings of Scrum: Sprint Planning, Daily Scrum, Sprint Review and Sprint Retrospective. Click here to download the latest version of the Scrum Events Cheat Sheets   This is the updated version of my Scrum Events Cheat Sheets.

Owl attacking prey

Predator Organizations 2/2

Executive summary: What makes the network of your employees work as the brain of a hunting predator?   This post will only make sense if you've read the first part [1].   The predator--organization analogy The organization--predator analogy has been detailed in the first part of this article. Even though

finding the right consultant the right time

Win Big with Consultants

Executive summary: External consultants sometimes save whole companies, but sometimes just waste precious time and money. Here's how you can profit the most from using external consulting services. Call in the consultant early Early involvement of skills, knowledge and experience makes or breaks projects. Involve the

The Hunt: Accomplishment of an organization

Predator Organizations 1/2

Executive summary: Predators and organizations share a lot in common. The executive who can build and operate a predator organization is clearly at an advantage when making critical decisions.   Predator and prey: Simplifying the complex As an executive, you need to be able to make critical decisions