Social Complexity and Agility
February 26th, 2009

Scrum is a triple win proposition

How often have I heard people talking about win-win situations in business, where what they ended up with was was, at best a compromise – i.e., where everyone gets what no one really wants.
At the end of my Scrum courses, I do a final exercise and let the attendees prepare a 5-minute presentation on Scrum. [...]

February 11th, 2009

Direct democracy

Almens – the view from my office
Last December, Bettina and I moved our official place of residence from Basel to Almens, where we’ve been living most of the time anyway. It was a shock for me, though, after having spent 28 years of my life in Basel – although considering the fact that I spent [...]