Is estimating ultimately a waste of time?
Plan Because You Can
Sometimes we need to substantially rewrite our code to get it through code review, but why do we only know that it needs to be rewritten once we think we have finished? What would be a better approach to use from the start when writing our code?
Drawing squares of colour with code
The Canvas API has been available in Chrome for a long time now, version 4 in fact. It dawned on me one evening late last year that I’d never actually played around with it. Enter my super duper creative imagination.
Writing Useful Test Notes & Reports
Recording and sharing the results of testing sessions.
A recent example, albeit nothing to do with business or technology, to reminded me that speed is not the only element in finishing fast.
Becoming a Scrum Master at Holiday Extras
The story of how I transitioned to become a Scrum Master at a company with an incredibly agile mindset.
Remote working is not that scary, lots of useful tips and guidance on how we do it at HX!
First time speaker
I’ve recently spoken at a conference for the very first time, and just a week before the event I was worried about my lack of preparation, but all I was doing was procrastinating...
The group formerly known as POs
Changing role titles and profiles
Launching New Products Takes Teamwork
Launching a new product is a massive undertaking for any business with significant risk involved. It therefore requires a really tight, focussed, cross-functional team to launch new products successfully - and that extends beyond the immediate dev team.