Wouldn’t it be great if Santa Claus was more agile? I mean, by now we all know that it is crazy to work for 364 days a year and then do a delivery within a 24 hour period! Wizard definitely had the right idea, wishing that it could be Christmas everyday! Working in shorter, 1… Read more »
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Another week draws to a close, one week closer to Christmas and we are starting to ramp up the work at McKenna Consultants HQ!
As the end of another week draws to a close, we move one week closer to Christmas, which means that this week marks the announcement that our annual festive app is now live on the AppStore!
It’s 8:35am and my Outlook is ringing at me – time for our daily stand up. I perform a variety of roles in my team, from Product Ownership to marketing and sales to agile coach. This doesn’t mean that I sit out the meeting and leave it to the devs (we don’t have testers, our… Read more »
November tends to be a busy month at McKenna Consultants for a number of reasons. One reason is that a lot of our clients want to get projects live and kicking before the Christmas lull. The other reason is that we seem to be inundated with sales leads!
Christmas is fast approaching, so it’s time to ask your boss for a present for you and your development team – a 60″ TV.
So another hectic week at McKenna Consultants has drawn to a close, with a couple of projects nearing completion, apps being released and a new project kicking off!
Happy Halloween! Run a spooky agile retrospective for your team…
I am continually astonished at the number of teams I meet who have not yet established a stable velocity! I was speaking at DDD North recently and I asked the audience out of interest how many of them did something Agilish. About 70% of the audience were doing something Agile (Scrum, XP, DSDM, Wagile, Scrumban… Read more »
It is quite a rarity these days that the whole team is in the office for most of the week, but this week has been one of those weeks! We have managed to get lots of what we love done – computer programming. The team have got very excited about the HealthKit app that is… Read more »