Data – The new refrigerated rotten apple!

Data is the new refrigerated rotten apple! Did you know that refrigeration merely slows down the decay and rotting of food. It does not prevent the rot. In fact, if you leave fruits on a tree longer than needed, they rot as well. Yet, if you open your fridge, you are likely to find food ...

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Posted: July 26, 2021Category: Data Migration

On starting with a tool!

“A fool with a tool is still that…a fool.” While the origins of this quote are unknown, I first heard this a few years ago from Colin D Ellis during a conference keynote he delivered and it stuck. Over the past few years, I have played my part in shaping a number of business cases ...

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Posted: May 31, 2021Category: Business case

Right and fast – Without skills, neither matter!

Do the right thing, do it right and do it faster! When I attended my Certified Scrum Master (CSM) course a few years ago, the facilitator summed scrum up with the sentence above. This week I am exploring Scrum and specifically what ails scrum. I am reading SCRUM: The art of doing twice the work ...

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Posted: May 3, 2021Category: Agile

Whose problem is it? It’s theirs!

Whose problem is it? It’s theirs! You walk into a doctor’s cabin. You are greeted with a smirky smile (if something like that existed) and told that you are suffering from a heart ailment. The only solution – Replace your heart immediately! At it will cost you a million dollars! Let’s do it now…. Absurd ...

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Posted: July 17, 2020Category: Business case