Principles First

Principles First

I’ve been asking event list members for questions, and Jason Luchtefeld, DMD responded with a suggestion to do a deep dive into Simon Wardley’s Doctrine graphic. Since I’ve been teaching quite a bit about the topic lately, it seems like the perfect...
Requisite Perspective

Requisite Perspective

Valerie Freitas asks: In using Wardley mapping, are there guidelines in thinking about who you have at the table to begin these discussions?   Designing/cultivating the kind of input you receive by selecting who is part of your discussion group or...
Making Sense of Technological Ecosystems

Making Sense of Technological Ecosystems

Diane Mueller very kindly invited me to share Wardley Maps with the OpenShift Commons, and I can’t help but write about the challenge she’s shared: The problem I have is how do I map an open source technology ecosystem like CNCF as the currrent tools...
Hollow Practices and Evolution

Hollow Practices and Evolution

Rahul Baji writes: Do you think that when practices are commoditized, they lose the essence of the practice? I see it in Agile practices where in certifying bodies like Scrum Alliance and Scrum.org have made Scrum popular to the extent of calling it commoditized....