Jim Buchan

Welcome to the Agile It! Agile Auckland profile series. In this fifth article of this series, we profile our very own agile professor — Jim Buchan…. All through a very collegial Q & A format.

Who are you?

My name is Jim (not James unless I am in trouble) Buchan and am a…

Agile Auckland Monthly Round Up

New Zealand’s premier Agile Round Up. The latest in tips, tricks, and techniques from Agile Auckland.

Happy December Agile Aucklanders! In our postliminary edition for 2020 we have packed this round-up with great articles written by our very talented Agile Auckland community.

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Highlights include a walk through on some of the changes in the new 2020 Scrum Guide, we take a look at Emotional Culture Decks…

How communities of practice can enhance your agile skills and mindset with other like-minded professionals.

What is Communities of Practice?

Communities of Practices (COP) is an organized group of professionals that meet at regular intervals to share a common interest in a specific technical domain or business profession. They share their common bond to improve each others skills, interest and profession as a whole.

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Benefits of COPs

Using the Lean-Agile principles and practices…

Using Retrospectives to reflect and adapt

In this blog article, we explore the power of reflection for teams conducting Retrospectives and how they use their findings to improve internal processes.

Reflection is a powerful action. …

Becoming agile starts with you

This article highlights what having an agile mindset actually means and how having this superpower makes you a better and more empowered collaborator, teammate, and person.

What is an agile mindset?

It is an attitude that supports the agile working environment through core values, these include:

  • Respect: Working with your team as a collective; united…

Agile Auckland Round Up

New Zealand’s premier Agile Round Up. The latest in tips, tricks, and techniques from Agile Auckland.

Hello Agile Aucklanders! In this edition, we profile another of the Agile Auckland committee member — Ziggy Heron. Marcella Koopman takes a look at why your organisation won’t change, even though they are planning…

How to lead data driven initiatives using an agile framework

This blog is written for project leaders tasked to drive data science initiatives. You may not really know the basics of what it is about and the value it can bring many organizations. …

Ziggy Heron

Welcome to the Agile It! Agile Auckland profile series. In this sixth article of this series, we profile our very own self-confessed Agile geek — Ziggy Heron…. All through a very collegial Q & A format.

Ziggy doing what he does best!

Who are you?

I’m Ziggy Heron, originally from the UK but now a NZ Citizen. I currently…

Agile Auckland Round Up

New Zealand’s premier Agile Round Up. The latest in tips, tricks, and techniques from Agile Auckland.

Hello Agile Aucklanders! In this edition, Hamid Zarei discuss how the impact of positive feedback can inspire us to do better work. Marcella Koopman removes Batman’s cape and Jakub Jurkiewicz tackles the elusive topic…

Agile Auckland Round Up

New Zealand’s premier Agile Round Up. The latest in tips, tricks, and techniques from Agile Auckland.

Hello Agile Aucklanders! In this edition, Chris Lennon asks if the age of Scrum is over? Marcella Koopman uncover how to create your own dream team, and we explore an interview series with world…

Luke Pivac

Agile Auckland Committee | Scrum Master | Agile Project Manager | Blogger: Agile It! & Agile/Adapt

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