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The Secret Sauce of an Effective Product Owner

The Secret Sauce of an Effective Product Owner

Product Owner from the scrum guide has two critical responsibilities – Create a good product backlog and continue to prioritize the work based on the customers/committee/ consumers. When I am coaching the product owners, my view is that while the product...
What’s Important – Breaking Silos or Uniting the Purpose?

What’s Important – Breaking Silos or Uniting the Purpose?

Whenever I speak to teams, there is always a sense of reliance on a handful of people in handling legacy code and understanding the system. One of the inside secrets within the software community is “It’s easy to develop code, hard to maintain and...
When do Managers usually transition to a coach?

When do Managers usually transition to a coach?

Demography in India is a huge topic often discussed in B-school as a key strength. Let’s take a few statistics here Average Age of an Indian 29 50% of the population is less than 25 Dependency Ratio of India is approaching 0.4 Refer Wikipedia : dependency...
Agility in Mainframe technology based products

Agility in Mainframe technology based products

In one of the recent conversations I had with an Agile practitioner, he was talking to me about his experiences of Agile practices in Mainframe teams. He mentioned that they were following a 2-month long sprint cycle and within every sprint, they were developing and...