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I finished work tonight and was dead beat ! Legs were tight from last nights 5 mile road run. Work itself is very tiring.

The thing is I had promised myself a run tonight too. 177 more words

Roll with the punches. With rolling-wave planning.

Among the challenges that leaders new to the role face is planning and organizing work for success. Leaders must quickly grasp that planning is business of a different order as compared to delivering an assignment. 261 more words

Change Management

Managing in Agile - Managing Team Dynamics and Communication – How to Manage Team Dynamics in Agile – Becoming self-managing and self organising

On agile projects, scrum teams are directly accountable for creating deliverables. Scrum teams manage themselves, organising their own work and tasks. No one person tells the scrum team what to do. 344 more words

Takt Time in Lean Software Development

Takt time is the rate of customer demand. In Toyota terms, if customers desire 100 cars a day, assuming an 16 hour day, factory needs to produce a car every 16*60/100=9.6 minutes. 1,004 more words

Opposition leader criticizes $85,000 contract with consultant company

REGINA – Saskatchewan’s Opposition leader is criticizing the government for an $85,000 contract he says was given to a consultant company to pitch its services. 110 more words


A Concrete Proposal ....for you !

Concrete can be grouped under various  headings depending upon how we look at it:

A. Whether it has been cast at site or cast previously somewhere else: 390 more words


Improving Productivity...a checklist for success

Been in business a few years and wondering how you can move up a gear to become more profitable or take advantage of new opportunities in the market. 415 more words