1 year in Sourcesense UK

I know it's a cliché but indeed I cannot believe 1 year has already gone by! My 'A new challenge' post was published on Monday 16th March 2009, the day I left ThoughtWorks and joined Sourcesense as the new UK managing director. Next Monday will be the first day of…

On Internships

As we all (?) know finding good, senior people is relatively easy but finding good junior ones is not and takes a long time (and money). I see two strategies to tackle this issue: never stop the recruiting effort even when you don't need new people. If you stop, it then…

Italian Agile Day 2009!

And so it begins! The sixth Italian Agile Day will be held on November 20th, 2009 in Bologna - Italy. The conference has organically grown: Milan, 2004 -> 100 attendees Milan, 2005 -> 150+ attendees Milan, 2006 -> 180+ attendees Bologna, 2007 -> 260+ attendees Bologna,…

TwitterSheep 4 months later

On March 6th I posted my TwitterSheep tag cloud and today I generated a new one to see if and how my use of twitter has changed in the last 4+ months. Here are the two results side by side: March 09 July 09…

Managing TO DOs

Over the years I've tried almost any system I've come across to manage my TO DOs and my time. Off the top of my head: nothing, just a big mess :-) a text file with all my TO DOs and notes multiple text files, one for each area of interest…

2.5 months in Sourcesense...

...and nearly a couple since my last post: either I don't have enough time to post or I don't have anything interesting to say. Probably a bit of both :-) The truth is that I've been very busy (and happily so) with my new challenge and even though I started…