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What motivates team members and how should teams deal with a problematic team member?

When teams are struggling with team cohesion we are often asked these two questions.   The two questions are intrinsically linked and if you fix one, you may very likely fix the other. First up let’s deal with the first question. What motivates team members? When we asked some of our own team at Adaptovate about…Continue readingWhat motivates team members and how should teams deal with a problematic team member?

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My teams wants to stop daily stand ups, what advice should I give them?

Daily stand ups are one of the cornerstones of being an Agile organisation. Andy Koh , an Adaptovate Consultant in Singapore, says “The daily stand-up can be one of the easiest ceremonies to get right when adopting the Agile way of working.” However they can often sound easier than they are in practice.  Because of…Continue readingMy teams wants to stop daily stand ups, what advice should I give them?

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The Back Story – Brigitte Odgers-Jewell

First up – how long have you worked with us? 3 months Why did you join us? Were you in the industry previously, or looking for a new career direction? I was looking for my next adventure and Adaptovate ticked all the boxes. Having spent the better part of 20 years in Australia I was…Continue readingThe Back Story – Brigitte Odgers-Jewell