August 14, 2020
The best part of the team playbook exercise is that most outrageous things really are not. Strangely enough, when you support others, others will support you.
July 24, 2020
Naming things belongs to the editing phase not the writing one. Doing it too early is unproductive and dangerous. Here's why and how to fix it easily.
July 3, 2020
When Radek asked me to pair on investigating a bug I was skeptical. But I had something he lacked: ignorance.
June 26, 2020
What is the Einstellung (set) effect, why it reduces problem solving skills and how to mitigate it
June 19, 2020
I spent most of the day in solution space. The wrong solution space. In fact, I was solving a problem that didn't exist.
June 12, 2020
I treasure disagreements. I find friction is essential to team work. Discussing agreements, on the other hand, is a waste of time.
June 5, 2020
Laddering up from solution space to problem space can save a ton of money (and timezones).
May 29, 2020
At first an idea could be raw, maybe even silly. However, by thinking outside the box, it may turn into something innovative.
May 15, 2020
Washing dishes and cooking meals as only a great team can do
May 8, 2020
Personal Productivity vs Generativity – the difference between your team's outcomes with you, vs without you
April 29, 2020
The Scout Rule by itself is a scam, context is needed