Slowing down will help you speed up! Really!

Picture a river valley in the spring. When the ice first melts away the river is likely running high with spring runoff. At first there isn’t an issue as the river bed can handle the increased flow of water. Then one of those spring rain storms moves in. The...

My Agile 2013 experiences

Last week I attended Agile 2013. This is my first time attending an Agile Alliance conference. My compliments go out to everyone involved with putting it together.  In particular I’d like to thank all the volunteers who gave up their time to help us lost souls...

Stop horsing around! Kanban for volunteers!

At Gatineau Ottawa Agile Tour 2012 I met a lot of great people (if you weren’t there you missed a GREAT event!). One question I was asked was “would Kanban work for volunteers”.  The participant who asked runs a horse boarding facility and she needs to find a...