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John Lewis IT Software Engineering Principles

Following the TOGAF’s Architectural Principles style, John Lewis team have created a set of principles to guide technology decision making. It is well organized and succinct. Enjoy it: http://engineering-principles.onejl.uk/
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[ToThePoint] the e-book has a new release

The To the point e-book has a new release: www.tothepoint.caroli.org This one is a big update; therefore I am sending this note. Please download the latest version of this e-book in order to get these changes. I have changed many photos, replacing some that were from lean inceptions in Brazil (Portuguese) to lean inceptions in
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What You Should Know About Mob Programming in Explore Phase by Geison Goes

Mob Programming during the Explore Phase has demonstrated excellent results. In the following lines you’ll know more about Mob Programming and Geison Goes´s findings for utilizing it during the Explore Phase of a project. About Mob Programming Mob Programming is a technique that consists of putting all the brilliant minds working together on the same
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Lean-Agile Product Management by Jez Humble

Jez Humble, author of “Lean Enterprise” and “Continuous Delivery” is now teaching a semester at Berkeley on Lean-Agile Product Management. And he has shared many slides, and amazing references on the Syllabus page for this course. Enjoy it:  https://leanagile.pm/syllabus.html
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What is Scrum?

Scrum is an agile framework to solve complex projects. Scrum was initially built to software development projects, but it has been applied in any scope of complex projects and innovative work. Scrum is especially adequate to projects with requirements that change fast or are highly emergent. The software development with Scrum progresses through a series
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[New eBook]: the lean product guide

I have a new eBook to share with you: “The Lean Product Guide: A practitioner’s guide to building viable products customers love“ If you’ve been following my site, you know I was very influenced by lean startup and design thinking. From all of my content, most commented eBook is the ToThePoint. I love the subject
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Kanban and CFD

Check out the following Kanban with its respective CFD (Cumulative Flow Diagram), a valuable management tool for (1) tracking and forecasting the completion of work items, and (2) indicating the need to act upon flow and process improvement. The CFD has valuable information and it is simple to understand. Read this amazing article detailing the
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[video] What is DevOps

After I convince organizations to work with Lean MVP approach, I take a look at their DevOps culture. Many times I email this video around; therefore, I am adding it to my site.
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Distributed happiness radar on FunRetro board

Please find below the happiness radar board I did create at FunRetro distributed board. Amazing tool! I created it in less than 3 minutes! I have just facilitated a distributed retrospective. I wish everyone was on the same room,, but it was not possible. There were 9 people on five different locations. Despite of it
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The conversational event dude pairing (also known as the dual language pair speaking)

It is really nice to participate actively on a conference. Isn’t it? You know it is. You really enjoy taking part on great event sessions such as fishbowls, birds of feathers, open spaces, coach clinic and alike. The problem is when two languages are involved and not everyone speak both languages. Here is the scenario
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