Retrospective Smells: Blaming

  • Post published:May 7, 2018

Blaming is a “retrospective smell”, a signal that something might be going wrong in your retrospective that needs attention. In this second post in the series Retrospective Smells I'll explore how blaming can happen and what can be done to reduce or prevent it.

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Retrospective Smells: Passiveness

  • Post published:April 5, 2018

Passiveness is a "retrospective smell", a signal that something is going wrong in your retrospective that needs attention. In this first article in the series on retrospectives smells, I'll explore how to recognize passiveness and provide suggestions for dealing with it.

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Agile in 2018: Business Agility

  • Post published:February 27, 2018

In this fourth and final article in the series "Agile in 2018" I explore the state of practice in business agility and discuss what agile will bring us in 2018.

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Agile in 2018: Leadership

  • Post published:February 19, 2018

In this third article in the series "Agile in 2018" I explore the state of practice in agile leadership and discuss what agile will bring us in 2018.

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Agile in 2018: Self-organization

  • Post published:February 12, 2018

In this second article in the series "Agile in 2018" I explore the state of practice in self-organization and discuss what agile will bring us in 2018.

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Agile in 2018: Coaching

  • Post published:February 5, 2018

In this first article in the series "Agile in 2018" I explore the state of practice of agile coaching and discuss what will agile bring us in 2018.

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Agile werken, beter communiceren

  • Post published:February 1, 2018

Steeds meer organisaties werken volgens agile (bv met Scrum) met teams die intensief samenwerken en communiceren met hun stakeholders. Hier zijn enkele tips om agile te werken en beter te communiceren.

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What are your favorite Kanban books?

  • Post published:January 23, 2018

Many great books have been published on how to use Kanban for developing software and doing continuous improvement. Join the online poll on favorite Kanban books!

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Top 10 Agile Articles & Tools in 2017

  • Post published:January 9, 2018

Here are the articles and pages on benlinders.com that received most visits in 2017. I published 50 blog posts and updated and extended my existing agile and lean tools and introduced some new tools.

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Self-assessing Your Agility with the Agile Self-assessment Game

  • Post published:December 12, 2017

The Agile Self-Assessment Game is there to help you to increase your agility and deliver more value. Agile self-assessment help organizations and teams to assess how agile they are and decide what to do next to become more agile. Teams can play the Agile Self-assessment Game to reflect and agree on the next steps in their agile journey.

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