The Agile Mindset

The Agile Mindset

Paul Takken of Xebia, a partner of my dayjob at Scrum Inc., and an Agile consultancy based in the Netherlands, sent me this note. It exudes the “Agile Mindset”, a positivity in keeping with the 12 Agile Principles and 4 Agile Values from The Agile Manifesto (http://www.agilemanifesto.org/). It’s brilliant, in my opinion,  and I believe this postRead more about The Agile Mindset[…]

Inteligent Transitions In UX Design

Inteligent Transitions In UX Design

The term minimalism is also used to describe a trend in design and architecture where in the subject is reduced to its necessary elements. Minimalist design has been highly influenced by Japanese traditional design and architecture. In addition, the work of De Stijl artists is a major source of reference for this kind of work.

Recent trends in storytelling

Recent trends in storytelling

The term minimalism is also used to describe a trend in design and architecture where in the subject is reduced to its necessary elements. Minimalist design has been highly influenced by Japanese traditional design and architecture. In addition, the work of De Stijl artists is a major source of reference for this kind of work.

The Agile Development Manifesto

The Agile Development Manifesto

“The agile manifesto applies to all industries. When we read it and its 12 principles, and switch each mention of ‘software’ with ‘customer visible value’, we have an elegant methodology that applies to all business.” –Joe Justice We value: Individuals and interactions over processes and tools Delivering value over comprehensive documentation Customer collaboration over contract negotiation Responding toRead more about The Agile Development Manifesto[…]

The WIKISPEED Automotive Manufacturing Goal

The WIKISPEED Automotive Manufacturing Goal

WIKISPEED’s Automotive purpose is to incent all existing automotive companies to produce more relevant and sustainable products, by doing it and showing others how to do it. We can only do this by producing products that legitimately compete in the open market. We view all existing automotive companies as future partners, it would be destructiveRead more about The WIKISPEED Automotive Manufacturing Goal[…]

Setting up your own WIKISPEED shop, wherever you are!

Setting up your own WIKISPEED shop, wherever you are!

A WIKISPEED shop– any shop with 5 practices of a WIKISPEED shop. An active WIKISPEED shop– a shop that has uploaded a demo of a completed user story from the Team WIKISPEED backlog this sprint. Here’s a video tour of one of the shops: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U_RxF3uEfWk So, how to get started? Find a space, any space theRead more about Setting up your own WIKISPEED shop, wherever you are![…]

TDD for Hardware

TDD for Hardware

An email came in recently discussing TDD (Test Driven Development) for Hardware development, and requested an example. I wrote this back and have made it available here, too: “One example of TDD from our project was the emissions system. We started with a user story; in our case a post-it note on the wall; whichRead more about TDD for Hardware[…]