Archive for October, 2009

Conflict, Diversity & Appreciation

Posted on 04. Oct, 2009 by Michael Spayd.

1

My friend Jean Tabaka recently posted what may become a seminal blog (who knows, eh?) on a process of escalating conflict she sees within the Agile community (Escalation is Killing Agile). It soon made the Twitter rounds and then ignited a storm of comments, including some that seemed to actually illustrate Jean’s point. My primary [...]

Continue Reading

The Speed of Culture

Posted on 01. Oct, 2009 by Michael Spayd.

2

Nothing is as fast (or impactful) as trust, whether high or low. That is the message of Stephen M.R. Covey’s book The Speed of Trust. Do yourself a favor and check it out. Covey highlights that we are in a crisis of (mostly lack of) trust. It is killing us. Restoring trust–in┬ásociety, in our businesses, [...]

Continue Reading