Products and Processes Blog

One old card game that could be what DevSecOps has been looking for

The news seems to be full of companies suffering serious breaches of security. As a consumer of their various services I am left baffled, bewildere...

Why computer programmers deserve their own stationery

Computer programmers obviously work quite hard in a difficult job, but there are plenty of jobs like that which do not have their own stationery. I...

Why we put the original Gilbert Baker Pride flag on a bit of stationery

The Gilbert Baker Pride flag is not the most commonly displayed version or the most directly appealing symbol of the Pride movement. If we just wan...

We can help platform owners deliver issue printing for their users

As the developer of an issue tracking platform there are many features on your radar. Some of those features define and articulate the unique value...

Impressions of PIPELINE 2018 from an AppDev perspective

Eight sessions is a lot. Especially when they are as interesting and informative as the eight I picked out from the 4 available tracks at yesterday...

Should my team be “mature”? by Arkadiusz Ostrycharz

If you want to say yes then I would like to ask you what is mature? Does that mean that team is efficient? Output is predictable? Or maybe mood is ...

When motivating employees, personal touches speak volumes

Kudo cards and thank you notes demonstrate that someone has paid attention what you did. Each message adds a very valuable personal touch to your r...

Agile Conferences in the UK - January to June 2018

There is a lot happening in the Agile Community and we certainly felt that last year keeping track of all the events and at times struggling to pri...

Agile and Soft Skills sessions at NDC London 2018

We're delighted to see NDC London - a major tech conference - returning this week with a great selection of Agile, DevOps and workplace skills. Thi...

An Attractive Agile Christmas Scene

We got creative with some spare Magnetic Dots and turned our black magnetic wall into an amazing festive scene. We blogged before about our home ka...

Making an accessible traffic light card for users with colour vision deficiencies

Our next step was/is to focus on squad healthcheck and make a truly excellent squad health-check deck. We got some timely feedback that the particu...

Maturing maturity models with Spotify Squad Health Check

How does a manager know what needs to be improved and what help can he get to decide? Academic journals are stuffed with papers about what knowledg...