Welcome back to Part II of this interesting and useful interview with Agile Coach and Psychologist Gaganbir Palta.… Read the rest!
They’re not being unhappy to annoy you. They’re being unhappy because they have a good reason for being unhappy.… Read the rest!
Jim* made Susan cry yesterday. In nursery school, this is normal and expected. However, I work with adults in IT, not three-year-olds in nursery school. Jim and Susan are senior IT professionals with about 20 years of experience each.
But the dynamic is the same, at least until teams learn conflict resolution skills.… Read the rest!
I’m having the proverbial awake-in-the-middle-of-the-night and worrying-about-work-tomorrow kind of night.
These days I’m working with the team in trouble. They seem on the verge of giving up and are very discouraged. I’m worried for them and for the organization. Over the weekend my monkey mind has been cavorting to various places from which I could sneakily try to make them do things my way.… Read the rest!