Agile is also about people

This has been probably said millions of times until now, but maybe it wouldn’t hurt to say it once more: agile is also about people. The promise of agile is that, if applied “properly”, it will “accelerate development cycles, reveal code defects earlier, decrease overall project risk, and allow faster response to customer needs and…

Autonomy at work

Full disclosure: I haven’t read Daniel Pink’s Drive yet, but that doesn’t mean I can’t talk about autonomy, one of the 3 elements of true motivation he writes about in his book. If you ask any employer in the world right now, I hardly believe anyone will tell you (s)he wants to micro-manage people. So…