Agile Creativity – Principle #12: Review

(This column is posted at www.StevenSavage.com and Steve’s Tumblr.  Find out more at my newsletter.) And here we are, the last Agile principle. Appropriately, it’s about review At regular intervals, the team reflects on how to become more effective, then tunes … Continue reading

Agile Creativity – Principle #11: Self-Organization

(This column is posted at www.StevenSavage.com and Steve’s Tumblr.  Find out more at my newsletter.) We’re almost there, my iterative (ha) effort to review the principles behind the Agile Manifesto – for creatives. We’re on the eleventh principle. The best architectures, … Continue reading

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 #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