Blog posts for October 2021

Teal Unicorn are very busy, so again October was only a few big posts on the blog


The limits on serving

As I said, at Teal Unicorn, we are flat out. It seems that successful consultants always are. The bottleneck is we sell our own minds. It’s not scalable.

Changing paradigms

The software estimation debate illuminates a much deeper paradigm shift in how we make business decisions.

It’s not optional

In the past you could run a successful organisation by plodding along with conventional Command and control management. Extracts productivity by force from the unwilling, making wild bets on the future, but it worked. Not any more.

Don’t overdo defining values

Putting too much effort into defining an organisation’s values is a waste of time.

Video on planning in uncertainty

Here is a conversation with my virtual friend, Johann Botha of South Africa, where I got to talk about some of my favourite subjects.

Video on Managing Agile Teams

The Access Agile event is a wonderful format for sharing. This was my humble contribution. You may find this interesting, talking about the better ways of management which we encourage.