teamwork

What companies can learn from “Back to the future” (Part III)

What companies can learn from “Back to the future” (Part III)

Making plans for the future is a waste of time! But we can’t do without proper planning. Close your eyes and think of the last major project that you have been involved in your organization and ask yourself: What percentage of the plans and functionalities you had determined at the beginning of that project were actually […]

Working with distributed teams : 8 suggestions to make things work from a distance

Working with distributed teams : 8 suggestions to make things work from a distance

While the Agile world regularly urges the need for teams to work co-located, the business reality is that having all employees in a single location is next to impossible. In modern times, many team members work distributed, be it occasionally, regularly or constantly. As an Agile team you have to find a way to deal […]

How Slack is killing your best people

How Slack is killing your best people

Collaboration is the answer to many problems, especially when combatting top-down strategy, but rampant chat is not the answer.   “Teamwork! Yay! Go Team!” Everyone loves Slack, Whats App, and chat tools that drive team work, right? “Meetings suck! No more meetings!” Everyone hates meetings, right? Would it surprise you that often the ‘collaboration culture’ […]