Aha of today

Aha of today

Aha of today: some consultants and trainers (that inspire me) have regular office hours or facilitate meetings on meetup.com. It’s such a joy for me to chat and practice with them directly and informally.

Today’s aha

Today’s aha: Despite my deep belief that curiosity is crucial in conversations, I still catch myself not asking enough questions in dialogues that I have. #agileconversations #TheDEVOPSConference

Aha of today

Aha of today: I quote which inspired me on my run: “Fate whispers to the warrior, ‘You can not withstand the storm.’ The warrior whispers back, ‘I am the storm.’”

Aha of today

Aha of today: “Legacy code is valuable code that we’re afraid to change. Legacy is not a characteristic of code, but of our relationship with the code.” – Amitai Schleier

Today’s aha

Today’s aha: Is it just me, or “not invented here syndrome” is an agile antipattern?

Today’s aha

Today’s aha: we don’t have to be afraid of real tigers anymore, but virtual tigers are all over the place. Check before my interactions if I’m the virtual tiger (e.g. am I coming from a position of power, am I bringing a dominant attitude).

Tuesday’s aha

Aha of the day: mindmapping works very well when I need to get up to speed with a new system/project. Mindmup seems good enough for my digital use. #mindmapping

Monday

Today’s aha: when I feel overwhelmed and confused I become irritable

Friday

Aha of today: Doing the normalization of deviance exercise from chapter 4 of “Agile Conversations” was fun and surfaced some non-obvious fears. #agileconversations

Aha of the day

Aha of the day: I thought that my goals were to challenge and contribute to his growth. But I reflected more and I discovered that what I really wanted was to support him in any way HE needed.