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Brodie's First Scuba Lesson
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Certified Scrum Coach!
For seven years I have been training, coaching and consulting on Scrum, Agile and lean software development practices. I have coached teams to deliver immensely successful projects in the public and private sectors and I have learned a huge amount along the...
For seven years I have been training, coaching and consulting on Scrum, Agile and lean software development practices. I have coached teams to deliver immensely successful projects in the public and private sectors and I have...
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iOs And Puppy
It's been a very busy weekend! I've been working on a side iOs (iPad) project for a client in Yorkshire. This project is all about executive remuneration which is complex and interesting. I am interfacing into an existing web site, so there is also a bit of...
It's been a very busy weekend! I've been working on a side iOs (iPad) project for a client in Yorkshire. This project is all about executive remuneration which is complex and interesting. I am interfacing into an existing web...
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There Is No Agile
"Before I learned martial arts, a punch was just a punch and a kick was just a kick. When I studied martial arts, a punch was no longer just a punch and a kick was no longer just a kick. Now I understand martial arts, and a punch is just a punch and a kick ...
"Before I learned martial arts, a punch was just a punch and a kick was just a kick. When I studied martial arts, a punch was no longer just a punch and a kick was no longer just a kick. Now I understand martial arts, and a p...
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Why Should We Build Small User Stories?
The topic of feature (or User Story) size is usually a surprising one for teams that are new to Agile. Teams are frequently used to working and releasing very large user stories. Although there is no definite "correct" size for a user story, my vague rule o...
The topic of feature (or User Story) size is usually a surprising one for teams that are new to Agile. Teams are frequently used to working and releasing very large user stories. Although there is no definite "correct" size f...
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Going to try reducing the size of stories for our next sprint. We definitely felt the pain of merging with larger stories.
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Security Reviews And Agile
As part of work I often get involved in security reviews for my software development clients. If you are selling software to a listed company (plc etc) or a larger privately owned company, the chances are that sooner or later you will face one of these beas...
As part of work I often get involved in security reviews for my software development clients. If you are selling software to a listed company (plc etc) or a larger privately owned company, the chances are that sooner or later...
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She's sleeping through the night now, so now I have to conquer house training!
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Agile, Lean, Scrum, Kanban, C#, Java, Computer Programming
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  • McKenna Consultants
    Chief Executive Officer, 2004 - present
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@nickmckenna is an Agile software development guru based in the UK. He is currently CEO of McKenna Consultants who develop and test bespoke mobile, web and Windows software for all manner of wierd and wonderful applications!
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First Class Degree Computer Science, Certified Scrum Master, Certified Scrum Professional, Black Belt 5th Dan Karate
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