If you’re an IT executive, which is less risky? Investing a little bit in an effective agile adoption, something that’s been proven at other companies to improve cash flow, increase productivity, and grow revenues…or…hunkering down and cutting costs, knowing that at this time when your business needs you the most you’ll be less productive than you were last year?
Longtime co-owner of Agile For All, Richard left in October 2020 to co-found Humanizing Work. He trains and coaches people to collaborate more effectively with other people to solve complex, meaningful problems. He draws on a diverse background in software development, engineering, anthropology, and political science. Richard is a Scrum Alliance Certified Enterprise Coach and Certified Scrum Trainer, as well as a certified trainer of the accelerated learning method, Training from the Back of the Room. His book, Behavior-Driven Development with Cucumber, was published by Addison-Wesley in 2019 (for more information, visit bddwithcucumber.com).