I was out for coffee with one of my friends from college. She stood by the bar waiting for her drink while I snagged a table. I sipped on my latte, nestled under the ivy leaves spilling down from the shelves overhead.
She’s intelligent, a brilliant artist, and a dependable…
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LIFO.Definition: A common term in computer science meaning Last In, First Out. The last item to enter the queue is the first one to leave it. To simplify it, picture one of those push-in disposable napkin dispensers at a diner.
Remote work means embracing remote tools, but it doesn’t mean we should stay complacent. We need to adapt theagile workplace toolswe created “in the office” for the post-office remote world.
The first place to start is trimming down scrum. Typical scrums follow the 3-tier what did you do, what will you do, what’s backlogging youframework. No one wants that anymore. Save everyone a 20-minute video call and trim it down.
Skip what you did and what you will do — cut right to the chase. What’s backlogging you? Get unstuck and keep moving.
Trust your team. Retire the commute and the micromanagement. Scrap scrum — all you need is a crumb.
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She’s the baby of the family. On their first date, as she sipped on her chocolate malt, she said she was fifteen years old and had three big brothers. All military of course, herfamily, they were the service type. A momma, a dad, a little house on Grand Avenue…