Peter Stevens Scrum Breakfast Blog

29-09-2021

Beyond the Hero – Day 2 at the World Agility Forum

The World Agility Forum is a celebration of people and companies applying agility to further their goals, and a critical examination of the challenges facing modern […]
26-09-2021

Learnings, Celebration, and a Call to Action at the World Agility Forum

Day one of the World Agility Forum (WAF) has been a day of rich learnings for anybody in business, leading a business or who wants to […]
02-04-2013

Change Management or Change Leadership?

I don’t like the the term “Change Management.” I think it is an oxymoron. Management implies control. Change implies chaos. These are diametric opposites. Change is […]
07-04-2011

Interview: Mary Poppendieck on Lean, Scrum, Kanban and Leadership

Last year Mary Poppendieck delighted the participants of the Lean Agile Scrum Conference in Zürich with her stories about and approach to lean leadership and ‘the […]
04-04-2011

Interview: Seth Kahan on Getting Change Right

I met Seth Kahan, virtually, after I decided to participate in the Washington Gathering on Radical Management. So I downloaded his book on getting change right. […]
21-03-2011

Interview with Steve Denning on Storytelling and Radical Management

I met Steve Denning on the Agile Business group at Yahoo! He had joined a discussion on the best way to get started with Agile and […]
04-06-2010

Lean/Agile Leadership Series

“People change what they do, not so much because we give them analysis that shifts their thinking, but because we show them a truth that influences […]
08-03-2010

#SGUS: Jeff Sutherland: What does Management Do Under Scrum

Jeff Sutherland at the Scrum Gathering in Orlando. What is the role of management in a Scrum environment: Have a business model that works  Ensure that […]
25-04-2008

Digesting Change

Two different customers have recently raised the issue of managing (or rather digesting) change in organizations that are resistant to change. “Our company is over 100 […]