Simon Griffee · Time, light, movement & distance.

Agile Dead, Long Live Agility ➶

12 March 2014

Agile ‘coaches’ and ‘practitioners’ are too often disguised professional superheroes.

Dave Thomas:

Here is how to do something in an agile fashion:

What to do:

How to do it:

And that’s it. Those four lines and one practice encompass everything there is to know about effective software development. Of course, this involves a fair amount of thinking, and the basic loop is nested fractally inside itself many times as you focus on everything from variable naming to long-term delivery, but anyone who comes up with something bigger or more complex is just trying to sell you something.