Author Archives: Gil Zilberfeld

Language Is A Virus

I was in a client meeting  for presenting the new states of Product Backlog Items (PBIs) in Microsoft TFS. When I received the invitation for the meeting, I was excited and curious . Excited because the team I was working with, finally had enough with the pre-built states. Curious because – why is there only

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Misunderstanding Understanding

Pawel’s post about Shu-Ha-Ri fallacy, came about the time I was reading the chapter about it in Lyssa Adkins’ book “Coaching Agile Teams”. And at that time I was thinking about learning and understanding. Coincidence? I think not. Shu-Ha-Ri is describes the progress in how we do practices: From doing, to understanding, to modifying them.

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Upcoming Events

Here we go again. March madness first: I’m happy to say I’m going to cover two thirds of Europe in less than 2 weeks. On March 16-7th I’ll be at ACE! conference (that’s Agile Central Europe for the geography pundits). I’ll be presenting “ROI is Dead!” and if I survive it, a day later a

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