How A Set of Small Decisions Impact Culture

The following video applies to my "both worlds" scenario.  At the heart, this is about community, trust, and, most importantly, killing fear. Spotify Engineering Culture - part 1 from Spotify Training & Development on Vimeo. An attempt to describe our engineering culture. This is a journey in progress, not a journey completed. So the stuff … Continue reading How A Set of Small Decisions Impact Culture

Four Values of a Successful Company – A Repost

Sharing with you guys a blog entry I read today.  I'm usually not too fond of numbered lists (ironic, I know, as I am a project manager), but this is a good read. http://bassamsalem.com/2013/06/25/reaching-escape-velocity-4-values-of-a-successful-company/ The Short of It Successful companies believe in talented people who build a trust culture that unites them around a customer-centric … Continue reading Four Values of a Successful Company – A Repost

Scrum at Church

I found this article online after browsing Jeff Sutherland's blog.  This is just amazing and reminds me that scrum/agile is, at its center, about responding to constant change.  As Christ-followers, we ought to be considering what change we want to see committed to our communities and work in incremental and sustainable timeframes to see this change … Continue reading Scrum at Church