I had a conversation with a client while doing some Agile Coaching about tools for Gantt charts. The conversation turned into a discussion of why Gantt charts don’t support Agile values, so even if it COULD be created, it shouldn’t. Here are some elements from that discussion:Continue reading
I’ve been a Software Engineering Manager or Team Lead for a long time, and Agile coaching has been part of all of those jobs. I’m on the Board of Agile New England, and have been for about 10 years. I’ve been supporting the Agile community for about 13 years. Having helped multiple companies with their agility, I also have a feel for what works in specific situations, and a pragmatic approach to what and how implement it.
I enjoy management, but after speaking to some Agile Coaches I know well, I am looking to for Technical Agile Coaching positions instead. They both focus on something I am passionate about, which is focusing on the effectiveness and happiness of the entire team. They’re just going at it from different angles.Continue reading