The First Agile Baby Step Is Inwards

When it comes to big new life changes, I am as guilty as anyone in my need for premature optimization, meaning my first instinct is to not start before all is ‘perfectly’ planned… sometimes so that I never actually start.   Paralyzed, I want to change in a big WATERFALL kind of way where everything is […]

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Tester c’est douter !

Et là, juste au titre de cet article, j’entends les QA, les devops, les software craftsmen et tous les professionnels du test et même tous les professionnels du développement de produit s’outrer et ils auraient raison, mais il n’empêche : Tester c’est douter.   Crédit Image : Commitstrip.com   J’entends souvent, je l’ai entendu encore […]

WebloG is the blog of Wemanity , covering a wide range of IT topics, from Agile Development, Agile Leadership, Agile Management, DevOps and  Software Craftsmanship to IoT, Robotica and AI.

Les réunions magiques

Si vous lisez cet article c’est que vous ne savez sans doute pas ce qu’est une réunion magique. Pourtant vous les connaissez. Si si, je vous assure, vous avez déjà participé ou animé des réunions magiques. Cherchez un peu. Je suis sûr que vous allez vous en rappeler. Qu’est ce qui d’après vous peut bien […]

WebloG is the blog of Wemanity , covering a wide range of IT topics, from Agile Development, Agile Leadership, Agile Management, DevOps and  Software Craftsmanship to IoT, Robotica and AI.

De l’idée au Sprint Planning : Petit Guide du Facilitateur

Dans beaucoup d’équipes pratiquant Scrum, la question de la préparation des User Stories en amont de la planification d’itération, ou Sprint Planning en anglais, est cruciale. Ce point de détail sur lequel le Scrum Guide n’apporte aucun conseil, est souvent une vraie difficulté que les équipes ne savent pas comment adresser. Notre équipe a rencontré […]

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Cooperation against disruption

Since the summer of 2010, ING – a global banking and financial services multinational based in the Netherlands – has been on a journey to adopt a new organizational model. The bank has been shifting its old ways of doing business to a startup-like model, mostly inspired by the successful digital players of the 21st […]

WebloG is the blog of Wemanity , covering a wide range of IT topics, from Agile Development, Agile Leadership, Agile Management, DevOps and  Software Craftsmanship to IoT, Robotica and AI.

La motivation en écharpe

Rendre ses équipe performantes, réduire les silos, faire que l’organisation se retrouve dans la somme d’équipes concernées, impliquées… Toutes ces thématiques sont liées au fait que chacun donne de son meilleur, que chacun soit motivé. Mais en fait, qu’est-ce que la motivation ? Qu’est-ce qui nous fait nous lever le matin pour affronter métro bondé, […]

WebloG is the blog of Wemanity , covering a wide range of IT topics, from Agile Development, Agile Leadership, Agile Management, DevOps and  Software Craftsmanship to IoT, Robotica and AI.

Do you have a strong heartbeat?

Everybody has a heartbeat, having a heartbeat means being alive, having a strong regular heartbeat contributes to a healthy body and is an indicator to the power and quality of life. And guess what…  in agile teams, -projects-, departments and organizations it’s exactly the same.   What is a Heartbeat session in an Agile environment? […]

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Facilitation for Agilists

Today, Wemanity presents you a new open Agile training. You want to go further into Agile? This training is made for you ! Agile has been on the market for over 15 years. More and more individuals and organizations are entering into Agile transformations. Agile promotes a different way of approaching organizations, team work and leadership. […]

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The power of failure

Someone once told me that trainers never really master their training subjects themselves; you actually train other people in the subject you are still learning yourself. Ouch, I thought, thinking about several topics I addressed in my trainings in the past years.                 But let’s face it, there […]

WebloG is the blog of Wemanity , covering a wide range of IT topics, from Agile Development, Agile Leadership, Agile Management, DevOps and  Software Craftsmanship to IoT, Robotica and AI.

Who or what is holding you back?

Paradigms Can I be honest? Let me not wait for your answer and just give my opinion. Agile is so simple. The results can be (positive) huge but Agile itself is simple. Ron Jeffries (I think) owns the quote “it is all common sense but uncommon discipline”. And still so many struggle, don’t get it […]

WebloG is the blog of Wemanity , covering a wide range of IT topics, from Agile Development, Agile Leadership, Agile Management, DevOps and  Software Craftsmanship to IoT, Robotica and AI.