Monthly Archives: January 2013

If someone is working on something leave them alone – A source of Agile performance improvement.

Once a person reaches a state of flow with a task (fully focused and owrking optimially) once they are interupted it typically takes Twenty three minutes for them to get back in to the task and 30 mins to get back … Continue reading

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Parkinson’s Law and Agile

One of the greatest threats to performance is a simple element of human nature most often referred to Parkinsons Law. “Work expands so as to fill the time available for its completion” there is much more to this law, in order for the … Continue reading

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Use Parkinson’s Law to Your Advantage

Parkinson’s Law – work expands to fill the time available for its completion This means that if you reserve a set amount of time to do something then even if you don’t need that amount of time (psychologically speaking) the … Continue reading

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Gregory’s iPhone Contract

Ms | Janell Burley Hofmann, your a genius -i think this is a great and in many ways its an example of what leader , scrum master and managers should have with their teams.  I like to call them Working Agreements, its written in a simple … Continue reading

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