I struggled for a long time with standard, boring vanilla interview format for a couple of reasons. They’re often boring yawn-fests I rarely felt like I’d truly got to know the person behind their corporate mask Success rate was average at best After trying a few new things over theContinue Reading

I have a bush in my garden that I planted over 3 years ago. I bought it because I’ve seen them in other people’s gardens in glorious full bloom and they have strikingly beautiful flowers (which also happen to be my favourite colour). However, whilst it remained alive, it stayed exactlyContinue Reading

At the London Scrum clinic in March 2019, Michaela Dennis posed a great question to the group… “What are fun ways to celebrate success?” She went on to articulate how she wants to (and encourage others to) enjoy coming to work. So the group conversation started with a few ofContinue Reading

Working with a variety of clients over the years I’ve consistently observed the mis-understanding of the Scrum master role. Broadly speaking it’s commonly devalued and seen as something that can be done on the side, in additional to another role. As a result there’s a constant demand to clarify andContinue Reading