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Virtual Coffee Series

The Virtual Coffee Series will be an ongoing, unsponsored, informal online event. People from across II will meet, greet and share experiences over their continuing agile journeys. No scripts, no fixed agendas. Just friends sharing stuff. If we manage to get a sponsor we might as well offer snack...
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The Agile Project Politician

More often than not I get the feeling of transforming into a politician. All agile undertakings I dealt with so far, start with convincing, continue with convincing, and conclude with convincing. It is all about selling your truth, only you are a bit shifted toward the future. You kind of see what...
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The power of Definition of Done

Agile promotes teamwork and empowers people. It is maybe the first time that a methodology sets defined agreements that focus entirely on how the team works, behaves and what they commit with a sense of responsibility. The Definition of Done is one of the most essential elements of Agile that...
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Why code reviews are great!

It is well-known that developers love coding. I dare to say, there are many “geeks” out there who claim that coding is another type of art. I couldn’t agree more! It is another way of being creative, interacting and feeling amazing, especially when you see that your work can change people’s lives...
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The ‘diary’ of an Agile Coach – Lessons learned

Agile Transformation is a journey. It is complicated, time-consuming and there are many intense moments. During this transformation, Agile coaches are at the forefront to support business agility and cultivate new habits that will bring challenges and, most of all, value to the organization and its...
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After Covid-19 what? Top 5 trends related with IT

Sitting here, bolted in my house, entering one teleconference after the other and wondering what we will encounter outside our door when all this subsides. Information technology workers are fortunate enough not to be the first ones to be hit professionally from the immediate repercussions of the...
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Working from Home? Tips to adjust in your new routine.

Whether you are a rookie and you are working from home for the very first time or you are familiar with this model, you need to stay productive in your new environment. In a time of social distancing there are many ways to deliver results and avoid going crazy, from setting up a good workspace to...
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Blockchain start-ups rally to COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic has brought most startups to a standstill, but numerous startups were able to overcome the immediate impact to their operations and focus on providing their service to relieve the local or global community from this emerging situation. So far, the Portuguese startup ecosystem...
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The Return of the King

“In this hour, I do not believe that any darkness will endure.” Scrummy… (voices) Scrummy is there?! Who said that?? I just… I am the beacon’s keeper… She made it?? Is the Ring…destroyed?? SPEAK MESSENGER!!! My dear lords, the King has returned!! Our people from afar have seen the waterfall rise. It...
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