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50 Quick Ideas to Improve your User Stories

Gojko Adzic and David Evans starts a series of books with efficient catchy titles: 50 Quick Ideas… I only read the one about User Stories for the moment, but you could be also interested in the ones on Tests and Retrospectives. Illustrations of ideas are great, it helps to remember them. Even if I already […]

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Reinventing Organizations

Reinventing Organizations a book from Frederic Laloux, is structured in 3 main parts: The first one describes the evolution of organizations The second one presents the practices of evolutionary organizations The third one the emergence of those organizations History The author uses color coding and starts the story with the first groups of human (Infra-Red) […]

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Listening exercises

I used, once again, listening exercises during the Devops Masterclass that I delivered with one of my colleagues in Ho-Chi-Minh-City for the APAC Red Hat Tech Exchange. I committed this time to publish a short description of those exercises. I set the stage for the exercises with a short warm-up exercise 1-2-3-Go ! That helps […]

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The dream begins now

The first time I explain that to enable collaboration, we need to create the conditions of this collaboration between people, people approved… But I feel like it’s not really understood. The idea that a meeting needs to be facilitated to help participants to achieve their goals is seen as animation… Like if it was only […]

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En bande organisée

En bande organisée est un roman de Flore Vasseur qui raconte les errances de 7 amis sur fond de crise financière européenne. Conseillers politique, banquiers, journalistes, ils savent, cachent, découvrent comment l’euro se construit sur des petits arrangements bien pratique pour satisfaire aux critères initialement définis. Basé sur des faits réels, le roman inclus des QRCode […]

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Hausse de Salaires

L’INSEE a publié en juin 2010 son étude sur les revenus d’activité 2008. Le salaire net moyen passe à 2 069 euros nets en hausse de 3,6 % (alors que les prix montaient de 2,8 %). Cette hausse du salaire moyen est due en grande partie aux destructions d’emplois faiblement rémunérés ce qui fait monter mécaniquement la […]

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Le syndrome Chuck Norris

Je ne pouvais pas rater cette occasion de publier une photo de Chuck Norris ici… Surtout lorsque cela provient d’un blog dédié aux échecs des projets informatiques : http://blogs.zdnet.com/projectfailures/?p=3322#more-3322 Une bonne occasion de rire… Puis de se poser sérieusement la question pour savoir si votre organisation souffre du syndrome Chuck Norris : “Est-ce que nos projets […]