Sometimes the same thing seems to pop up again and again within a short period of time. It might be coincidence, or it could be that I am just particular aware of that thing.
At the moment that thing is about help – especially help in connection with mental challenges.
Two weeks ago, it was #MentalHealthAwarenessWeek in England, and a […]
Today I got lots of curious looks from the people noticing my newest gadget: a butterfly glitter tattoo on my arm. And odd it is, wearing a child’s decorative art as an adult, isn’t it? After all we have to do serious work here, right? And we need to be efficient. And produce solutions that work in this reality. Within […]
So for play4agile we are asked to make a playpplication (application to play: clever, right?)
See here what a playpplication is
Some things are just so important that you have to do what it takes to get to that goal – and play4agile is that important.
Basically I hate doing playpplications – so why am I doing this?
My big problem is that whenever […]
Today I attended a talk with a new friend that I met at GOTO Amsterdam, Michael Brunton-Spall. (Twitter profile).
He was giving a great talk about security and agile, but that is besides the point of this blog.
What struck me was his introduction, where he said his name, what he did and that his pronouns were He/His/Him. I liked it, but […]
Do you take care of yourself?
I very often don’t…
I love to give talks that matter. And while I love agile and retrospectives to bits, these are not my favourite talks to give.
Don’t misunderstand me: I like giving them, they do matter, they are important, and they may (or may not) influence the way we/you work.
There are just things that matter […]
This is a story about telling a story, and the impact it had on me. Actually it is a story about three stories.
For a long time I have had an interest in storytelling. The first time I heard about it, a light bulb went off in my head ”so that is what I do, when I teach – I tell […]