Banish “Priority” and “Prioritization”

Eliminating proxy variables empowers team members to make dynamic, good-quality risk decisions.   You might have noticed that we have purged the use of the words “priority” and “prioritization.”   “Priority” is something that Don Reinertsen would refer to as a “proxy...

Tyranny of the Timebox Revisited

One of the more important, anti-Agile articles I´ve written is titled, The Tyranny of the Ever-decreasing Timebox (published in 2014, based on a speech I gave in 2009). Over the past 15 years, I have observed that managing dependencies has been a constant source of...