Telescope by Ryan Wick So far, so yay! Employees enjoy slack, organizations enjoy innovations resulting from employee’s slack, and teams are formed to drive innovative ideas. But what happens if an idea originating in slack is successful? With all those … Continue reading
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Slack at Atlassian It’s actually pretty hard to get real data on slack. Most data you can find is diffuse and contains lots of rumours. It seems that especially on Google’s 20 % there are more myths than facts available. … Continue reading
Introducing slack, very carefully I don’t know how slack was introduced at Gore, 3M or Google. We at it-agile introduced slack very carefully. We had big discussions about the concept. Though it was very attractive, we feared the costs. Being … Continue reading
Motivation through slack Boosting innovation in an organization is one goal, but not the only one. The other one is motivation. Maslow’s hierarchy of needs has esteem and self-actualization as the top layers of his famous pyramid, both of which are … Continue reading
Innovation through slack This is a seriesof 5 blogposts on slack. Slack is work time in which an employee is free to work on whatever he wants. In this series, I’ll present slack at 3M, Gore, Google, Atlassian, Semco and … Continue reading
You don’t need tickets for these videosTickets please! by MARCZERO1980 As an Agile coach I’m interested in leadership. Also I like to watch a short video sometimes. Combined, this results in leadership videos. Here are 7 short leadership videos I’d … Continue reading
Using Agile and Lean on an organizational level kicks ass! At Lean Kanban Central Europe conference 2011 in Munich, Germany I spoke about How Agile and Lean Changed My Organization. Here’s a short summary of this session.