Prioritisation

The 5 Commandments of GETTING SH*T DONE

Don’t you hate it when everyone seems to have more time than you to get sh*t done? How do they do it? Over the last 2 years my business partner and I have had something verging on a spiritual experience of collaboration and productivity. As part of this, we coined various phrases that help us sta...

The 3 Problematic Patterns of Dot Voting

Along came dot voting and I was thrilled. I remember the first time we dot-voted at the end of a meeting. It was brilliant and I thought it was a great way for everyone to have their say. It felt like a smart way to agree on something. When teams believe it’s worth voting they deliberately and pu...

The death of your dev team

Yeah man, we do Agile and Scrum and have stand-ups every morning. Of course we have the odd bump here and there. It's nothing we can't handle. Everyone seems happy and everything is awesome. We're like way better than other dev teams out there. Right now you might think your product development tea...

How to improve collaboration with this one simple prioritisation technique

Done. Right. What's next? Development teams are great at picking up tasks. Give them the next ticket, story or issue and they run with it. Let's turn whatever it is into a set of tasks and get crackin'! Teams might step back to question details but miss an opportunity to take a leap back. What if...