GitHub's transformation from Git repo site to enterprise development platform

by Fiachra Sherry on 20/07/2020 10:30

This article is republished from my original GitHub's transformation from Git repo site to enterprise development platform post in LinkedIn.

When most people think of software development, they think of a developer or team writing code for an application and publishing it. In other words "plan, build, test and deploy" all in that order. Having worked on both sides of the table being the customer asking for a tool and being part of the development team offering solutions I have come to the conclusion there are very few projects that are actually that simple. 

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How strong team foundations are helping to provide business continuity

by Kirstin Donaldson on 31/03/2020 10:00

This article is republished from my original How strong team foundations are helping to provide business continuity​ post in LinkedIn.

Since December 2018 I’ve worked with an organisation that’s had its share of struggles. Their domain is complex and at the outset of my engagement, delivery and leadership was somewhat traditional, but open to change.

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Using basic prioritisation rules to improve self-organisation when working from home

by Carl Weller on 30/03/2020 10:00

This article is republished from my original Using basic prioritisation rules to improve self-organisation when WFH​ post in LinkedIn.

In my last post I covered using a visual work board to improve communication on teams (newly) working from home. Today I'm adding to that with simple ways to set priority so your team can make the right decisions about which task to do next.

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Staying connected to our work and colleagues

by Kirstin Donaldson on 23/03/2020 01:30

This article is republished from my original Staying connected to our work and colleagues post in LinkedIn.

In the past few weeks our work landscape has changed dramatically and at a very fast pace. At Equinox IT we’ve set up our home working environments and adapted our work practices and mindsets quickly to keep pace with changes and provide a continuity of service, delivery and value to our clients and customers. 

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How visual workflow management can help your team collaborate remotely

by Carl Weller on 23/03/2020 11:00

This article is a modified version of my original How visual workflow management can help your team get through 'Working from Home'​ post in LinkedIn.

There's a funny thing about knowledge work; its invisible, sometimes even when it is done. It's sitting in a report or on a hard drive. It's not like a physical thing in a workshop or factory. We can't see where work is flowing, where it gets stuck, where our teammates need a hand. This will be even more of an issue with many teams transitioning to using new cloud-based platforms that enable remote working or working from home.

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