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Bill DeVoe

What is an Agile Coach?

For many people, the idea of an Agile Coach is new and unfamiliar. It’s seems obvious that it’s someone who can coach …

User Story as Vertical Slice

When working with user stories, the phrase “vertical slice” comes up a lot, but a lot of Product Owners and especially developers …

Management 3.0 Facilitation

Our Chief Kitten Herder, Bill DeVoe, has just been approved as a Management 3.0 Facilitator! Management 3.0 is a ground-breaking framework of tools …

The History of Waterfall

Whenever I teach classes, I almost always talk about the history of waterfall. It’s one of the least-understood elements of corporate process: …

Leading SAFe 4.0 Courses

We are proud to announce that we are now offering Leading SAFe 4.0 for our students and clients! This newest version of the …

Agile and Scrum Metrics

If you’re doing agile or Scrum (primarily), you’re probably using some metrics to see how your teams are doing. Are they performing? Are …