Posts tagged with People


In a previous post I discussed how to keep knowledge workers motivated. There is a flipside to keeping them motivated because being motivated is only enough the keep the knowledge worker working well, but it…

I went through a rough spot recently, which caused me to look more closely at the Maslow’s hierarchy of needs theory. This post describes what I found out in a non-personal way because I…

While reading The Power Of Pull, I came to think about push and pull processes. Now the definition of these is not the same as a push or pull process as used in that of…

I’ve been thinking a bit about all these factory references that occur when discussing software development. So here is an inventory management view, I guess. Inventory, viewed from a lean perspective is waste. If…

Sometimes I’m amazed. I came to work this morning, and someone came at me in slight panic. A system that is central for our customer operations is having an outage what do we do.…