Are you Evaluating and Monitoring your Data?

One of the few certainties in marketing is that there will be an increasing amount of data, information at our hands in the years to come. In fact, there has been so much of it that for the last ten years most of us don’t even know what to do with it all. We store Read More …

The Needed Mindset for DevOps

Shirly Ronen-Harel is an Agile and Lean Coach and author of two books, Agile Kids and The Coaching Booster. Shirly provides Agile and lean solutions using methods like Scrum, Kanban, Agile Testing, Agile product, DevOps , agile project management and such.  In the companies she works with, Shirly is an integral part of elevating organization productivity and their Read More …

Getting Started with DevOps

In next weeks Business901 Podcast, I was prepared for a technical discussion about DevOps, Scrum, and Kanban. Instead, I receive some of the best practical advice about getting started and working with people for any process. The excerpt below is just a small portion of what Shirley Ronen-Harel discussed in our conversation. Shirley is an Agile and Lean Read More …

Creating Organizational Frameworks

John Latham creates flexible frameworks that facilitate the process of reimagining, redesigning, and transforming organizations. Some of the frameworks such as the Design Framework for Organization Architects™ emerged from practice and later tested and refined. Others emerged from research and further developed in practice such as the CEO research that led to the Leadership Framework for Organization Architects™. These two award-winning, Read More …

Drill-Down Mapping for a System Perspective

There are a lot of different ways to get started with process mapping, but I have found one of the easiest, and most useful is in developing user stories versus the old SIPOC method of Suppliers-Inputs-Process-Output-Customer. Though I am a big believer in a SIPOC, it just I not the right tool for everyone. Especially Read More …