New Year's Resolutions Again? Do this instead. (Part 3) Welcome back. I sure hope you are doing all these exercises because the outcome is awesome. Let's get into today's exercise. If you really want a strong bond you need a good 2 part epoxy, consisting of a resin and a catalyst (hardener). This process [...]
New Year’s Resolutions again? Do this instead. (Part 2) Welcome back. Yesterday we explored the 7 areas of your life and you assessed your current and desired states for each. If you didn’t do that yet, go back and do it now because you need these buckets to do today’s exercise. Did you [...]
I have been a coach for many years but I am always learning, always growing, always looking for great insights. I found a great insight a couple of weekends ago when discussing coaching with my wife. My wife is an educator and is in a class that is discussing the purpose and value of classroom [...]
Hi Friends, I had a peer asking about agile in construction and I started to answer but I thought I would put the answer here so everyone can benefit. I worked in construction for 7 years while at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center. I was responsible for the Project Management of the IT Systems, spaces [...]
Last night I was honored to be asked to be part of an expert panel discussion on creating an agile culture. I gave a short SHORT version of the presentation I have loaded here for you. I hope you enjoy them both. LIVE FROM POZNAN POLAND
PMI NA Global Congress 2011 View more presentations from Joseph Flahiff. I had a great time speaking at the PMI Global Congress in Dallas and am excited to share with you these slides and the recorded audio.
Two weeks ago we started using kanban to manage the Saturday morning chores for our family. We have learned and are doing it again this week. Check out how the girls surprised me with their own approach to vacuuming the master bedroom!
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 [...]
Saturday morning and we had to get chores done before we had guests at 2:00. Normally the girls choose all their chores before they start. Today I decided to use a kanban board with them. Watch this interview with my daughters. Here is the Kanban Board