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News and articles within Lean & Agile Leadership areas and yes some techie stuff in the webop area
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How to Ask Better Questions

How to Ask Better Questions | Watching Leadership & Technology | Scoop.it
One of your direct reports walks into your office looking for help: the rollout of the new line of Web-based products she is managing is falling behind schedule.
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The 11 Leadership Secrets You've Never Heard About

The 11 Leadership Secrets You've Never Heard About | Watching Leadership & Technology | Scoop.it
The old distinctions between leaders and followers are gone. Great followers follow by leading. Here’s 11 ways to make sure you do just that.
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Applying Lean Startup Thinking To Managing Talent

Applying Lean Startup Thinking To Managing Talent | Watching Leadership & Technology | Scoop.it
We can all think of products, like the Newton, that didn’t do the job they were intended to do. How many of us have felt that way about people we’ve worked with?
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Agile Coaching Tips

An agile coach's domain is team collaboration and how the work is organized to create a steady stream of valuable working software.
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ARM Servers Get a Fluffy OpenStack Testbed in the Cloud

ARM Servers Get a Fluffy OpenStack Testbed in the Cloud | Watching Leadership & Technology | Scoop.it
Intel rules the data center, but it's getting some competition from ARM, the company that's best known for designing the chips that power yo...
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Five Steps to Break Out of Your Organization’s Business Silo Mentality

Five Steps to Break Out of Your Organization’s Business Silo Mentality | Watching Leadership & Technology | Scoop.it
When the managing partners of Boston-based Creative Realities, Inc. ask executives, “What is the number one innovation killer at your company?” one of the first words they always hear — always —  is “silos!
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The 6 Group Dynamics Of High-Performing Teams

The 6 Group Dynamics Of High-Performing Teams | Watching Leadership & Technology | Scoop.it
In an age where all of us are communicating more and more through electronic devices instead of actual conversation, teamwork suffers.
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Velocity 2012 Day One

Hello all! The Velocity cadre grows as the agile admins spread out.  I’m here with Chris, Larry, and Victor from Bazaarvoice and our new friends Kevin, Bob, and Morgan from Powerreviews which...
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Why Flat Organizations Don't Create Great Leaders (& What To Do About It)

Why Flat Organizations Don't Create Great Leaders (& What To Do About It) | Watching Leadership & Technology | Scoop.it
Open and democractic loft-style workspaces have been in fashion for 10+ years now. And they're great. But not when it comes to building creative leaders...
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Scaling lessons learned at Dropbox, part 1

Scaling lessons learned at Dropbox, part 1 | Watching Leadership & Technology | Scoop.it
Rajiv Eranki I was in charge of scaling Dropbox for a while, from roughly 4,000 to 40,000,000 users. For most of that time we had one to three people working on the backend. Here are some suggestions...
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How Leaders Become Self-Aware

How Leaders Become Self-Aware | Watching Leadership & Technology | Scoop.it
A plethora of people, courses, and self-help guides profess to lead you by the hand to the promised land of business success. The problem is that things are always messier than the how-to's make them out to be.
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When outsourcing software development, think about culture!

When outsourcing software development, think about culture! | Watching Leadership & Technology | Scoop.it
Outsourcing of IT services and agile methodologies have defenitely proved to be a good combination.
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LinkedIn Users Say What They Think About Yahoo Hiring A Pregnant CEO

LinkedIn Users Say What They Think About Yahoo Hiring A Pregnant CEO | Watching Leadership & Technology | Scoop.it
Can women have it all?...
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SmartBear Webinar - 10 Tips for Blazing Fast Web, Mobile and API Performance

SmartBear Webinar - 10 Tips for Blazing Fast Web, Mobile and API Performance | Watching Leadership & Technology | Scoop.it
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Great Leadership: 10 Simple "Truths" about Management vs. Leadership

Great Leadership: 10 Simple "Truths" about Management vs. Leadership | Watching Leadership & Technology | Scoop.it
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Velocity 2012 Day Two

After John Allspaw and Steve Souders caper about in fake muscles, we get started with the keynotes. Building for a Billion Users (Facebook) Jay Parikh, Facebook, spoke about building for a billion ...
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Nordstrom | The One (and only) Rule in its Employee Handbook – uncluttered white spaces

Nordstrom | The One (and only) Rule in its Employee Handbook – uncluttered white spaces | Watching Leadership & Technology | Scoop.it
we are creating a new uncluttered white spaces. Coming soon.
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