In the first of a 3 part series. Frank Schittini shares with us how PMI came to offer an agile certification and some interesting details about the process. Joseph: Lets just jump right into it. PMI is known for being the organization that promotes what agilists call the traditional waterfall process. How did PMI end [...]
Today I met with Mike Orzen of Steady Improvement. Mike and his colleague Steve Bell recently wrote the book: Lean IT which is the WINNER OF THE 2011 Shingo Research and Professional Publication Award. After chatting over coffee at one of the ever present Starbucks in the Seattle area, I attended the ASQ/APICS dinner meeting [...]
Jeffery Liker is the author of 9 books including the international best seller "The Toyota Way". In this podcast Joseph discusses with Jeff the "smells" of successful and unsuccessful lean implementations. Here are links to Amazon [affiliate links] about the books mentioned in this podcast.
The Agile Manifesto was written 10 years ago. Ward Cunningham was one of the original signatories. In this interview with him I discuss the decade that has passed, where the manifesto has taken us and what he might change if he were doing it all over again.