Interview with Klaus Leopold from LEANability

Last week I had the pleasure of being interviewed by Klaus Leopold for his video Blog on Lean Business Agility. Here you can find the results: Lean Business Agility E026: Medical Device Development, Flight Levels and Scrum https://youtu.be/Smk9gxmopMg Thanks Klaus for this interesting session! It was great meeting you in Cologne for our last workshop … Continue reading Interview with Klaus Leopold from LEANability

Rare-Earth Work: The economics of Slack

Would you agree or disagree to the following statement: A development team with high utilization creates more value than a team with lower utilization? Are you sure? I have been confronted with this question over and over again: To which utilization limit shall our Department be loaded with? What might be the influence of close to full … Continue reading Rare-Earth Work: The economics of Slack

Safe to Fail

Imagine a meeting room filled with People watching on results of the last project. While the project manager explains why this project has not been executed successfully and the majority of invest is wasted, the people in the room get silent, looking at the highest-paid-persons mimic. It feels like everyone knows the sentence he will … Continue reading Safe to Fail