Sharing our consultant's learning - April 2018

by Brendon Livingstone on 26/04/2018 10:00

We often are asked about the roles of Project Manager and Scrum Master for Agile projects. Are they both needed? What are the boundaries? Should they be combined?

So, last month Equinox IT Principal Consultant Carl Weller deliver the 'Agile leadership roles - let's clear up the confusion between PM & Scrum Master' presentation twice for some of our clients. Carl identified that there can be a role for both Project Managers and Scrum Masters on many Agile initiatives...

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David Reiss appointed to Equinox IT General Manager, Cloud and Auckland

by Brendon Livingstone on 24/04/2018 10:00

Equinox IT has appointed David Reiss to the position of General Manager, Cloud and Auckland.

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The changing CIO role - an Equinox IT hosted CIO panel discussion

by Bill Ross on 20/04/2018 10:00

IT and the CIO role is changing significantly. New technologies, different operating models and modern experiences and expectations are changing the landscape and the CIO role is constantly evolving to meet the new reality.

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Getting an IT Project Manager or Scrum Master role with no IT experience - there's no silver bullet

by Brendon Livingstone on 10/04/2018 10:00

We regularly receive enquiries at Equinox IT from people who want to move into the IT industry. Sometimes these people ask for our advice on how to get a job as an IT Project Manager or a Scrum Master.

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Sharing our consultant's learning - March 2018

by Brendon Livingstone on 29/03/2018 10:00

A couple of weeks ago we hosted a fascinating executive event where Simon Bennett presented on 'Why the Responsibility ProcessĀ® is the key to succeeding with Agile'. He concluded that when organisations adopt Agile, either top down or bottom up, it often doesn't work because it is an 'outside in' approach of people trying to control other people. The alternative is 'inside out' where people change themselves. Simon positioned the Responsibility Process as an 'inside out' approach for achieving Agile with responsible individuals having responsible interactions.

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