11 mistakes to avoid during your first 30 days as a new manager
Posted on July 11, 2020, Level beginner Resource Length medium
As a new manager, mistakes are inevitable. The mindset to acknowledge mistakes and learn from them is essential to success. Learn from these 11 common mistakes. By Vinita Bansal.
Tags career management agile programming
Difference between Personal Kanban and the Personal Agility System?
Posted on July 8, 2020, Level beginner Resource Length medium
It may surprise you, but I was doing Personal Kanban before I created PAS. I then tried using Scrum on my life; that was closer to what I needed, but Scrum didn't really solve my challenges either. So my "personal Scrum" evolved and became "my personal Agility" and eventually, The Personal Agility System™. By Peter Stevens.
Tags agile cio teams career management
What is Kata and how is it different from Lean?
Posted on May 13, 2020, Level beginner Resource Length medium
This article tries to find answer to questions: What is Kata? How do Kata Coaching and the Improvement Kata work? How are they different from other lean concepts? By Rever Team.
Tags agile management cio programming career teams
Kotlin: An illustrated guide to conditionals When and If
Posted on May 12, 2020, Level beginner Resource Length medium
In real life, we do different things depending on the circumstances. For example, if it's raining outside, I'll probably grab an umbrella. If it's sunny outside, I'll grab my sunglasses. I do different things depending on the weather. By Dave Leeds.
Remote work: How global teams collaborate across time zones
Posted on May 1, 2020, Level beginner Resource Length medium
Laura Heisman is an author of this article about how they have built and managed very successful global teams through the years and share some great insight on how to work with dispersed teams around the world.
The 15 coding languages with the highest salaries, and how to learn them online at no cost
Posted on April 25, 2020, Level beginner Resource Length medium
Marguerite Ward wrote this piece about monetary evaluation of various jobs using different programming languages. If you're self-isolating and have extra time on your hands, or if you recently became unemployed and are looking to gain an in-demand skill, learning how to code could help your career.
Tags career management agile programming
What's included in virtual cfo services? why is it a growing trend?
Posted on April 17, 2020, Level beginner Resource Length medium
Now more than ever, startups and corporates are looking for ways to run lean. There is pressure to make cuts to staff and outsource when possible, and this has led to a trend of hiring virtual CFO services over the more traditional in-house full-time chief financial officer (CFO). Written by Dave Robinson.
Tags management agile teams cio career
How to work from home: 20 tips from people who do it successfully
Posted on March 27, 2020, Level beginner Resource Length long
Working from home is awesome ... right up until the cat throws up on your computer. And your neighbor, who you can only assume is building a time machine, starts firing up all sorts of power tools and noisy machinery across the street. Written by Erik Devaney.
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Five ideals for the modern enterprise
Posted on March 15, 2020, Level beginner Resource Length long
Gene Kim is a researcher and an author who has been studying high performing IT organizations for over two decades. HIs take on the five ideals for the modern enterprise.
Tags startups teams miscellaneous career
Common life stressors and their impact on the workplace
Posted on March 13, 2020, Level beginner Resource Length medium
Let's face it, life can be hard. It's easy to say leave your problems at the door, but sometime common life stressors can affect employees' personal lives so much that it creeps into their professional life. By Michelle Kankousky.
Distributed teams are helping startups scale faster
Posted on December 31, 2019, Level beginner Resource Length medium
An article by Alexandre Lazarow about a broader trend -- the growing trend of a distributed workforce model.More startups are using a distributed workforce model earlier in their lifecycle.
Tags startups teams miscellaneous career cio
10 ways to smarten up your customer experience
Posted on November 15, 2019, Level beginner Resource Length short
CMO asks the experts for some practical tips for better customer experience management and optimisation. An article by Vanessa Mitchell (www.cmo.com.au).
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