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A set of observations that help us to become better leaders in our work and lives.
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Agile Fundamentals

To me, agile isn’t a process or methodology. Its a set of fundamental principles put into practice. Here are my fundamentals.

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Redefining Velocity

In agile circles, measuring velocity is usually frowned upon. Here’s a way to use it for good.

A photo of colourful graffiti depicting Albert Einstein overlaid with the word "I have no special talents. I am only passionately curious."


In my author profile, I describe myself as “curious”. Here are a few of those ways that curiosity drives me to be better.

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Competence vs. Confidence

Today, a friend told me they were worried they wouldn’t be promoted because they lacked confidence in a technology. I explained how I value competence over confidence.

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Important Priorities

When we feel busy, some of us usually reach for a pen and write down our priorities for the upcoming week. We have an intention that we tackle that list from top to bottom, but we never do. Why is that?