Agile Creativity – Principle #10: Simplicity

(This column is posted at www.StevenSavage.com and Steve’s Tumblr) Now gear up for one of my top Agile Manifesto Principles, the 10th Agile Principle.  Let’s get to it. Simplicity–the art of maximizing the amount of work not done–is essential. It’s another one … Continue reading

Steve’s Update 4/9/2018

(This column is posted at www.StevenSavage.com and Steve’s Tumblr) Hey everyone, it’s Steve’s update.  So let’s find out what’s up! So what have I done the last week? A Bridge To The Quiet Planet: Pre-readers are chugging away – with the … Continue reading

Agile Creativity – Principle #9: Doing It Well

(This column is posted at www.StevenSavage.com and Steve’s Tumblr) Now on to the 9th Agile Principle, one of my favorites (it’s hard to pick a favorite), because it makes a great point often forgotten. It also applies to so many situations. … Continue reading

Agile Creativity – Principle #8: Sustainability

(This column is posted at www.StevenSavage.com and Steve’s Tumblr) Let me say up front this is one of my favorite Agile Principles (#10 is up there too.). It’s obvious, thought-provoking, and in-your face. Agile processes promote sustainable development. The sponsors, developers, … Continue reading

Agile Creativity – Principle #7: Usable Work

(This column is posted at www.StevenSavage.com and Steve’s Tumblr) We’ve passed the halfway points! We’re now on the Seventh Principle behind the Agile Manifesto. It looks simple, and in fact is simple, which means I’m going to go on at length … Continue reading

Agile Creativity – Principle #6: Facetime

(This column is posted at www.StevenSavage.com and Steve’s Tumblr) Agile principle #6 is a simple and sweet one about communications.  It needs no embellishment: The most efficient and effective method of conveying information to and within a development team is face-to-face … Continue reading

Agile Creativity – Principle #4: Daily Collaboration

(This column is posted at www.StevenSavage.com and Steve’s Tumblr) Now the fourth Principle of Agile Software, which we’ll be re-purposing for creative work, is simple until you think about it for two seconds. It states. Business people and developers must work … Continue reading