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  • Using the 5 whys for self-inflection

    I was early into coaching a new Scrum team when our client contract came to a grinding halt due to a significant oversight. Until this was resolved, we were directed to cease all coaching which couldn’t have happened at a worse possible time. You see, the team was approaching their very first spri...

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  • Cybersecurity: New technology, new risks

    It seems as though risk is everywhere these days. And we’re increasingly accustomed to identifying, assessing, calculating, mitigating, managing, and living with it. Which makes sense, because we exist in a world where going to the grocery store merits a cost-benefit analysis, and we’re still wr...

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  • Technology solutions: making the final push toward digitization

    With the end of a tumultuous 2020 in our sights, it’s clear that for individuals and corporations alike, COVID-19 has proven itself to be tech adoption’s unexpected cheerleader. From online everything to back-to-back Teams meetings to juggling virtual school schedules, we’re living in a time w...

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  • Supporting digital transformation with SaaS & data governance

    For just about every business sector in the United States and around the globe, 2020 has presented unforeseen and profound challenges. COVID-19 changed nearly everything we once took for granted — like going to the office, sending our kids off to school, and the 9-5 workday.  It’s been a ch...

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  • Organizational Agility Unleashed – experiences shared

    Experience is one of those things that is hard to quantify. Particularly in the agile community: Everyone says that they’ve got oodles of experience and are an “expert.” Everyone says they’re an Agile coach. Everyone says they’re a scaling framework connoisseur. Everyone is a business agil...

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  • Vaco & ClearlyAgile Launch Strategic Partnership

    Alliance fuels DevOps and automation for organizational agility RALEIGH, N.C. and TAMPA, Fla. – Oct. 7, 2020 – Vaco, a talent and solutions firm that provides consulting, contract and direct hire solutions to more than 40 markets around the globe, and ClearlyAgile, a Tampa based agile software d...

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  • Survey: Houston IT leaders tackle 2020 – How do you compare?

    Whatever plans companies and IT departments had at the beginning of 2020 were superseded by new priorities when economic shutdowns due to COVID-19 started. In Houston, a partial reopening of the economy was halted during June, and at that point, it became clear companies were making choices affectin...

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