Category: Less is More

25 January 2017 / Agile & Scrum
The Shocking Truth about Firefighting in I.T. Organizations!

Why are there so many IT people out there who have the feeling they're actually a firefighter? Why do they have the feeling to be jumping from one burning house to another? Why do they have the feeling work is driven by fire alarms? Why is it that the loudest voice in the office, the biggest fire, gets things done? A bunch of questions I...

12 January 2017 / Agile & Scrum
How to fix Scrum teams that are terrible at estimating and forecasting?

First of all, we should ask ourselves: "Why do we estimate?". In a lot of cases it's because of the wrong reasons, but let us assume we are in a context where estimates are needed.  What would that context look like? A Large-Scale setting where a Rolling Wave Plan is used by other parts in the organization (sales, marketing, heck even customers), increasing the complexity IT teams are...

4 January 2017 / Agile & Scrum
Re-Thinking the Organization: Sociocracy 3.0 – Reversify – LeSS (Large-Scale Scrum)

If you are not moving at the speed of the marketplace you're already dead - you just haven't stopped breathing yet. - Jack Welch The organizational structure in which most of us operate today can be quite an obstacle to respond adequately to a fast-changing business environment. In fact, traditional organizational structures are not designed to deal with a Volatile, Uncertain, Complex and Ambiguous (VUCA)...

23 December 2016 / Engaging Workshops & Meetings
We wish you all the best for 2017!

The whole Co-Learning team joins forces to wish you all the best for 2017! May this year bring you learning, awesome new encounters and a lot of play at work.

21 December 2016 / Agile & Scrum
21 New Year’s Resolutions for Scrum Masters

The end of the year is nearby, time for some New Year’s resolutions! Last year we provided some help to get started for busy Scrum Product Owners, this year we want to support busy Scrum Masters. Here are 21 new year’s resolutions to get you started Stop being a representative for the teams you work with, let the team represent themselves. Slow down to speed up....

23 November 2016 / Less is More
Co-Learning, erkend dienstverlener bij het Agentschap Innoveren en Ondernemen

Goed nieuws indien u overweegt om bij Co-Learning een opleiding te volgen of om advies in te winnen. Sinds kort werden wij erkend als dienstverlener bij de KMO Portefeuille. Dat wil zeggen dat u als werkgever of werknemer bij een kleine of middelgrote onderneming beroep kunt doen op financiële steun van de overheid bij het volgen van een opleiding of voor het inwinnen van advies...