What’s more important, process or “getting things done”?

"The process" gets a bad rap, not only by the people subject to the process, but by those who should "know better" as well. All too often process is viewed as a necessary evil at best, and an unnecessary, counterproductive burden at worst. Even worse is the idea that "agility" and "process" are somehow at …

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What IS Agile, Anyway? Flexibility vs Definition

Since I'll be talking about Agile a lot on this blog, a good place to start would be to define exactly what Agile is, and what it isn't. I won't go into too much detail on Agile's roots, there are many other fine places you can get that level of detail. The basics are that …

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Welcome to my blog! Here you'll find thoughts, insights, and (hopefully) helpful tips on various topics such as leadership, Agile and other development methodologies, technology strategy, product management, product development, software, web, mobile, cloud, e-commerce, and anything else that happens to cross my mind. I'll be drawing on over 11 fulfilling years in software/web development leadership, having …

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