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EURAM, MY DAY 3

Last day today at Euram.

The most memorable moment today was definitely the powerful speaker, former president of Iceland doing the holding the sustainability panel. 57 more words

Iceland

STAR Method, or What Academics Can Learn from Project Managers, Part II

In a previous post, I talked about using Gantt Charts to map out dissertation timelines and estimate how long it will take you to meet short and long-term goals. 1,558 more words

Research & Environmentalism

Organization is underrated

My girlfriend and I go to Starbucks a lot, they make the best decaf coffee either of us have ever had. The joke about Starbucks is that they’re all the same, consistent, but there are still good ones and bad ones. 598 more words

Agile and Project Management

I have been working in Project Management for over twenty years and have spent the last five years learning about and working in a scaled agile environment. 394 more words

Project Management

Book Review: The Lean startup

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The Lean Startup by Eric Ries is one of the significant books I have read in the recent past. Great tips and examples to learn processes for a start up. 452 more words

Project Management

EURAM, My Day 2

The drizzly wet weather has come back.

Yesterday was the first experience for me and today I’ve been settling in. It was good to start getting involved in the discussions and critically thinking about other peoples research and presentations. 69 more words

Iceland

How long will this feature take?

Be clear on someone’s definition of done when trying to communicate what it will take to build a feature.

Planning software development timescales is hard. As an industry we have moved away from the detailed Gantt charts and their illusion of total clarity and control. 610 more words

Software Development