Getting Things Done

‘Personal Agility’ – a mental shift for personal goal setting

I was inspired by a talk by Giff Constable entitled “The Missing Agile Principle” – see references at the end of this post. Giff’s talk is focused on Agile product development but it struck me as being a great way to express an approach to personal goal setting. Furthermore, it’s a way to apply Agile…

Enemies of Agile: Bad Language #2 “Deadline”

He’s Dead Jim! OK it’s not because it has the word “dead” in it, however undesirable, there are plenty of other words in the same boat such as deadpan, dead end, that doesn’t offend. No, it’s not that as such. It’s also not because some people would like you to interpret the word literally. The…