Tag: teamwork

Basic Transparency

Agile processes are famous for transparency. For anyone who doubts this, or is new to Agile, Transparency is implicit in the first item of the Agile Manifesto. Individuals and interactions are valued over processes and tools, and the best interactions happen when communication channels are open. Transparency is the first of the “three pillars” of Scrum (transparency, inspection, […]

Simple Methods Save Lives: Who Needs Fancy Technology?

When I saw this article over at Slate, it really struck a chord. “Endless Blood. How smart use of an old technology is saving women’s lives.” Dr. Chavi Eve Karkowsky writes about how protocols and communication between team members combine to save lives, in a way that expensive technology can fall short. I’m a huge fan of technology. […]