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The Development Team in Scrum – Just Developers or a Real Team?

Peter Götz — September 13, 2019 Follow @petersgoetz — September 13, 2019 Software developers are mostly guys, happy to work by themselves at night in dark rooms. And they turn coffee, cola and pizza into code. Right? My experience so far To be honest, the longer I have worked in software development the more wrong … Continue reading The Development Team in Scrum – Just Developers or a Real Team?

Just how black was ‘Black Friday in July’ for retailers not named Amazon?

The data show growth for other retailers, but Amazon captured the bulk of sales. Greg Sterling on July 19, 2019 Amazon said this Prime Day (July 15-16) was “the largest shopping event in Amazon history,” with sales exceeding Black Friday and Cyber Monday combined. Indeed, Prime Day has established itself as a third online shopping mega-event (the … Continue reading Just how black was ‘Black Friday in July’ for retailers not named Amazon?

Is Age Just a Number When It Comes to Leadership?

Paul Keijzer — June 20, 2019 Follow @Paul_Keijzer — June 20, 2019 Who makes a good leader? This is a question that experts have contemplated across countless leadership books and articles. Business owners and executives around the world have different perspectives on the approaches and qualities required for successful leadership. History makes it evident that … Continue reading Is Age Just a Number When It Comes to Leadership?

Facebook’s shift to privacy is just a play on emerging market dynamics

Facebook will likely continue to push the boundaries of private messaging for the next evolution of advertising on the platform. Steve Weiss on April 5, 2019   Mark Zuckerberg recently announced that Facebook’s family of apps will be pivoting to privacy and focusing on enabling private, fully encrypted messaging in his seminal 3,200-word pledge for … Continue reading Facebook’s shift to privacy is just a play on emerging market dynamics

Don’t Hug Just Any Tree: Positioning Your Company Behind the Right Causes

Dave Pributsky — April 3, 2019 Follow @daveprib — April 3, 2019 Consumers have high expectations for companies to prioritize corporate social responsibility (CSR). At the same time, however, many consumers don’t make it a part of their decision-making process when buying — even though they want to support companies whose CSR initiatives resonate with … Continue reading Don’t Hug Just Any Tree: Positioning Your Company Behind the Right Causes