Resources

Resources 2017-05-30T19:09:36+00:00

The first great resource to share has to be the Manifesto for Agile Software Development. Please find below other great links and resources…

Presentations

We believe in openly sharing our expertise. Below you will find full presentation decks from various conferences, events and user groups.

Articles

Books

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Organizations

Interesting Topics

Blogs

Lean Thinking – Not Just for Manufacturing

By | July 17th, 2016|Categories: Agile, Productivity, Torak's Blog|

What is Lean Thinking? Lean thinking is based on the idea of creating more value to customers with fewer resources. It’s a way of organizing human activities so that more benefits are delivered while waste [...]

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Top 5 Reasons You Need to Attend our AZTC June Signature Luncheon Presentation: Faster, Cheaper, Better the Agile / Lean Way

By | May 31st, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|

When a person is agile, he or she is able to move quickly and easily with lithe, well-coordinated movements. Wouldn’t you love to be able to characterize your organization the same way? Well, when you [...]

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Why Multitasking Doesn’t Work – And How Kanban Can Help

By | April 13th, 2016|Categories: Kanban, Productivity, Torak's Blog, Uncategorized|

Multitasking is defined as the performance of multiple tasks at one time. Experts agree that, aside from a couple exceptions (like walking while chewing gum), multitasking isn’t really possible. Research has shown that we don’t [...]

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Supercharge Your Productivity: Combine Kanban Boards with The Pomodoro Technique

By | March 10th, 2016|Categories: Kanban, Productivity, Torak's Blog|

These days everyone is quick to brag about their ability to multitask. Interview two dozen candidates for an open position and you will undoubtedly hear every one of them tell you how well they multitask. [...]

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Save Time, Get Great People by using a deselection process and a group interview

By | August 12th, 2013|Categories: Productivity, Torak's Blog|

I remembered reading an article many years ago, about a company whose interview process started with the first contact and then every step until the final interview contributed towards the final decision. What impressed me [...]

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Bob’s 2 word therapy… instant results guaranteed!

By | August 8th, 2013|Categories: Coaching, Productivity, Torak's Blog|

Whenever you or someone feels stuck and dealing with self-sabotaging behaviors, simply watch Bob the world's most efficient therapist. He has a clear pricing structure, sessions are kept short and it's simple to remember. Forget about a Freudian approach and just enjoy a dose of Newhartian [...]

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