The Learning Apprentice

Learning everyday about software development, leadership & self improvement

Feb 27, 2019

The Basics of 1:1s

The Basics of 1:1s

A brief look at the structure of a 1:1 and some of the simple things that you can do to ensure that they are effective.

Feb 13, 2019

Empathy

Empathy

Empathy is one of those things that comes up a lot in conversations about leadership, but what exactly is it and what is so important about it?

Jan 30, 2019

Three Questions

Three Questions

A look at three questions that you can ask during your 1:1 sessions with your team members, that will move you and your team forward

Nov 14, 2018

Goooaaallls!

Goooaaallls!

In this fast-paced way of life that we live, some people may find it hard to focus on all the goals that they have set for themselves. I came across an article recently

Oct 24, 2018

Maintaining Results

Maintaining Results

Recently, at my current project, we have been going on a journey to make impactful, sustainable improvements to the team and the way we work. This has mainly been facilitated through sprint retrospectives

Sep 12, 2018

Reflections on Retrospectives

Reflections on Retrospectives

Sometimes retrospectives fall into the realm of time wasting rituals. Join me as I take a look at how we can get things back on track again.