Photo by NON on Unsplash Some Scrum Teams find it difficult to stick to the commitments they make. While it can be for many reasons, a common one is that a team is being interrupted with urgent tasks that take attention away from the work that they planned. What are some of the tools we […]
Product Owners have a hectic existence. They’re called upon to make important decisions constantly. The world is swarming with ideas and opportunities competing for attention. One of the favorite parts of my job as a Scrum Master is working with Product Owners. When I can help my Product Owner to find a focus that leads […]
The beginning of July is a perfect time to have a slice of watermelon and consider the benefits of working together, in small batches! If you’ve heard the adage “you can’t hold two watermelons in one hand”, you know it’s about asking for help, instead of trying to do too much, by yourself, all at […]
HTTP/2 is in the news lately because it’s just been approved as a standard! This is good news because HTTP/2 offers more efficient and potentially more secure ways for your browser and server to send information back and forth. An ultra-simplified explanation of one part of it, multiplexing, is that it allows multiple browser requests to be processed together. So, a slow-loading image […]
Talking to your plants might make them grow better. I haven’t come across the evidence that confirms it. I’m more interested in the day my plants talk to me. Tell me, sweet blueberries, is the pH too high for you in here? Is the sunlight enough or is it too much? Roses, are you thirsty? How are your roots doing? My dear tree, are you […]
I wanted to share this with everyone because it gives you an idea of my workplace here at Hearst. It’s really a nice perk to come to work in a building that designed by Lord Norman Foster. And how cool is that to have a drone tour of your office!