• Archive for September, 2014

    Can we induce change with what we measure?

    by  • September 25, 2014 • Software • 2 Comments

    This week, I am in sunny Portugal as I am invited as the keynote speaker at the International Conference on the Quality of Information and Communications Technology (Quatic) conference. My keynote highlights my work at Microsoft in the area of data-driven software engineering. My talk has the slight provocative title “Can we induce change with...

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    The skill to say “No” — Agile product ownership

    by  • September 8, 2014 • Agile, Product management, Software • 0 Comments

    Today, I watched a short, concise and informative video about agile product ownership. I especially liked the part that highlights the importance of the ability to say “No”. From experience, I can absolutely relate to the problem that once we start building upon an idea, the user stories and desired features can grow out of...

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